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HER Number:MDV107139
Name:Bradninch Boer War Memorial, St Disen's Church

Summary

Marble tablet in honour of four Bradninch men who died in the Boer War.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 999 041
Map Sheet:SS90SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBradninch
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBRADNINCH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WAR MEMORIAL (XIX to XX - 1899 AD to 1902 AD (Between))

Full description

Walls, S., 2010, The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon, BRD05 (Post-Graduate Thesis). SDV355902.


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

Bradninch Boer war memorial.


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


Imperial War Museum, 2014, War Memorials Archive, 25489 (Website). SDV356253.

White marble tablet mounted onto an alabaster backboard. Coloured raised shield with the arms of Bradninch is in the upper left hand corner of the backboard, with the banner next to it.
Inscription: FIDELIS REGI PATRICE/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN HONOUR OF/ FOUR BRADNINCH MEN/ (NAMES)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR/ THEIR KING AND COUNTRY IN/ THE SOUTH AFRICAN WAR/ 1899 - 1902./ THIS TABLET IS ERECTED IN/ GRATEFUL RECOGNITION BY/ THE PEOPLE OF BRADNINCH/ "FEAR GOD, HONOUR THE KING"

Sources / Further Reading

SDV351333Website: Brine, M. E.. 2013. War Memorials. http://www.devonheritage.org/WarMemorials.htm. Website. Photo.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #66663 ]
SDV355902Post-Graduate Thesis: Walls, S.. 2010. The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon. University of Exeter. Digital. BRD05.
SDV356253Website: Imperial War Museum. 2014. War Memorials Archive. www.ukniwm.org.uk. Website. 25489.

Associated Monuments

MDV1313Part of: St. Disen's Church, Bradninch (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jun 3 2014 2:31PM