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HER Number:MDV104703
Name:War Memorial at Blundell's School

Summary

War Memorial at Blundell's School. Presumably commemorating the fallen of both World Wars.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 970 129
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WAR MEMORIAL (World War I to World War II - 1914 AD to 1945 AD (Between))

Full description

GetMapping, 2010, GetMapping 2010 aerial photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV351585.


Walls, S., 2010, The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon, TIV13 (Post-Graduate Thesis). SDV355902.


Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

'War Meml' marked.


Blundell's School, 2013, School Memorial, Photo (Website). SDV351861.

Photo shows a granite cross on a square, stepped base. The source lists the names of the fallen, but gives no dates. Presumably commemmorates both World Wars.


Brine, M. E., 2013, War Memorials (Website). SDV351333.

Blundell's School War Memorial.


Imperial War Museum, 2014, War Memorials Archive, 25426 (Website). SDV356253.

Two-stepped square base surmounted by square plinth, tapering shaft and cross. Inscription in gold lettering in one side of the plinth: INVICTIS PAX/ 1914 - 1919/ 1939 - 1945

Sources / Further Reading

SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV351333Website: Brine, M. E.. 2013. War Memorials. http://www.devonheritage.org/WarMemorials.htm. Website.
SDV351585Aerial Photograph: GetMapping. 2010. GetMapping 2010 aerial photographs. Getmapping. Photograph (Digital). [Mapped feature: #64169 ]
SDV351861Website: Blundell's School. 2013. School Memorial. http://www.blundells.org/admin/school_memorial.htm. Website. Photo.
SDV355902Post-Graduate Thesis: Walls, S.. 2010. The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon. University of Exeter. Digital. TIV13.
SDV356253Website: Imperial War Museum. 2014. War Memorials Archive. www.ukniwm.org.uk. Website. 25426.

Associated Monuments

MDV104704Related to: Blundell's School Library (Monument)
MDV60352Related to: Blundell's School, Tiverton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Dec 11 2014 11:55AM