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HER Number:MDV106881
Name:Marldon World War I Memorial


In St John the Baptist Church there are a memorial clock and plaque, and a roll of honour frame in memory of the men of the parish who died in World War I.


Grid Reference:SX 866 635
Map Sheet:SX86SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishMarldon
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishMARLDON

Protected Status

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, MAD01, MAD03 (Post-Graduate Thesis). SDV355902.

WWI Memorial Clock and Plaque; WWI Roll Of Honour Frame.

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

Photograph shows a brass plaque in a wooden frame. The inscription is 'IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/ OF THE/MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR./1914 - 1919.'
Beneath this are 12 names and then "GOD MAKE US WORTHY OF THEIR SACRIFICE".

Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV351333Website: Brine, M. E.. 2013. War Memorials. http://www.devonheritage.org/WarMemorials.htm. Website.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #66391 ]
SDV355902Post-Graduate Thesis: Walls, S.. 2010. The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon. University of Exeter. Digital. MAD01, MAD03.

Associated Monuments

MDV8893Part of: Marldon, St John the Baptist (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 30 2014 12:27PM