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HER Number:MDV105426
Name:War Memorial, St Andrews Church, Clayhidon


War Memorial St Andrews Church, Clayhidon. Unusually situated next to a gate without being a lych gate.


Grid Reference:ST 161 155
Map Sheet:ST11NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishClayhidon
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishCLAYHIDON

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

Walls, S., 2010, The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon, CLA01 (Post-Graduate Thesis). SDV355902.

Read, A., + Trick, S., 2013, Blackdown Hills AONB War Memorials (Report - Survey). SDV352538.

Situated on top left hand side of the gateway into the churchyard of St. Andrew’s. Unusually situated next to a gate without being a lych gate.

To the Glory of God and in Grateful MemorOf
114 [names] 1918
193[names] 1945"

Condition: Good, slightly weathered

Surveyed 24/06/2013

Read, A., 2013, Clayhidon War Memorial (Ground Photograph). SDV356564.

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

Imperial War Museum, 2014, War Memorials Archive, 25289 (Website). SDV356253.

Granite cross on the churchyard wall beside the gate. Base surmounted by a tapering plinth, shaft and wheel cross. Inscription on a bronze plaque placed on the 6 o'clock face of the plinth.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #64872 ]
SDV352538Report - Survey: Read, A., + Trick, S.. 2013. Blackdown Hills AONB War Memorials. Digital.
SDV355902Post-Graduate Thesis: Walls, S.. 2010. The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon. University of Exeter. Digital. CLA01.
SDV356253Website: Imperial War Museum. 2014. War Memorials Archive. www.ukniwm.org.uk. Website. 25289.
SDV356564Ground Photograph: Read, A.. 2013. Clayhidon War Memorial. Blackdown Hills War Memorial Project. Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 29 2014 2:53PM