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HER Number:MDV105438
Name:War Memorial, Plaque, St Andrews Church, Broadhembury


War Memorial, Plaque, St Andrews Church, Broadhembury.


Grid Reference:ST 101 047
Map Sheet:ST10SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBroadhembury
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBROADHEMBURY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WAR MEMORIAL (World War I - 1914 AD to 1918 AD (Between))

Full description

Walls, S., 2010, The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon, BRO02 (Post-Graduate Thesis). SDV355902.

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

Two white Marble plaques set onto black marble set onto wall.

[Upper plaque] 'In proud and loving memory of [name] Lieut-Colonel Royal Artillery of Grange Died 7th Sept. 1916. Quo fas et Gloria ducunt'.
[Lower Plaque] 'In grateful memory of the following men of Broadhembury who fell in the Great War 1914-1919. [names] Their name liveth for evermore'.

Notable absence of A. Drewe, possibly as he had his own memorial in the church.

9 names recorded.

Condition: Very Good

Surveyed: 18/07/2013

Read, A., 2013, Broadhembury World War I Interior Memorial Tablet (Ground Photograph). SDV356556.

Sources / Further Reading

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. BRO02.
SDV356556Ground Photograph: Read, A.. 2013. Broadhembury World War I Interior Memorial Tablet. Blackdown Hills War Memorial Project. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV15215Part of: St Andrew's Parish Church, Broadhembury (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 29 2014 1:37PM