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HER Number:MDV107057
Name:Salcombe Regis World War I Memorial Tablet

Summary

Wall-mounted marble tablet with elaborate stone surround, in remembrance of those who died in World War I.

Location

Grid Reference:SY 148 888
Map Sheet:SY18NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSidmouth
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSALCOMBE REGIS

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, SAR03 (Post-Graduate Thesis). SDV355902.


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


Imperial War Museum, 2014, War Memorials Archive, 25395 (Website). SDV356253.

Wall-mounted marble tablet with elaborate stone surround. Black lettering. Carving of leaves around borders, and carving of St George and the Dragon at top centre.
Inscription: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND /IN REMEMBRANCE OF/ (NAMES)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE WAR OF 1914-1918/ "THEY IN A SHORT TIME,/ FULFILLED A LONG TIME."

Sources / Further Reading

SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #66576 ]
SDV355902Post-Graduate Thesis: Walls, S.. 2010. The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon. University of Exeter. Digital. SAR03.
SDV356253Website: Imperial War Museum. 2014. War Memorials Archive. www.ukniwm.org.uk. Website. 25395.

Associated Monuments

MDV11028Part of: Salcombe Regis, St Peter and St Mary (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:May 20 2014 12:23PM