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HER Number:MDV107078
Name:Silverton War Memorial Board, St Mary's Church


Wooden board in memory of those who died in both World Wars.


Grid Reference:SS 956 027
Map Sheet:SS90SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSilverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSILVERTON

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, Figure 7.27; SIL03 (Post-Graduate Thesis). SDV355902.

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

Imperial War Museum, 2014, War Memorials Archive, 25363 (Website). SDV356253.

Wooden board with inscription in gold lettering in three columns in the centre of the board. Unknown figure carved on the left hand side, and St George killing the dragon carved on the right hand side of the board. Additional plain wooden board for World War II names attached to the base of the memorial.
Inscription: FAITHFUL TO GOD AND THEIR COUNTRY 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES)/ 1939 1945/ (NAMES)

Sources / Further Reading

SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #66601 ]
SDV355902Post-Graduate Thesis: Walls, S.. 2010. The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon. University of Exeter. Digital. Figure 7.27; SIL03.
SDV356253Website: Imperial War Museum. 2014. War Memorials Archive. www.ukniwm.org.uk. Website. 25363.

Associated Monuments

MDV1288Part of: St Mary's, Silverton (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 22 2014 12:41PM