HeritageGateway - Home

Login  |  Register
Site Map
Text size: A A A
You are here: Home > > > > Devon & Dartmoor HER Result
Devon & Dartmoor HERPrintable version | About Devon & Dartmoor HER | Visit Devon & Dartmoor HER online...

See important guidance on the use of this record.

If you have any comments or new information about this record, please email us.


HER Number:MDV73831
Name:War Memorial, Church Road, Powderham

Summary

Granite war memorial comprising cross on shaft. Erected after 1918 and added to after 1945.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 972 844
Map Sheet:SX98SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishPowderham
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishPOWDERHAM

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WAR MEMORIAL (XX - 1901 AD to 2000 AD (Between))

Full description

Department for Culture, Media and Sport, 2007, Powderham (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV338892.

War Memorial, Church Road, Powderham added to list of buildings of special architectural or historic interest. Constructed of light grey granite. The memorial has a chamfered cross upon a tapering chamfered shaft, rising from an hexagonal collar on a square plinth set upon a stepped hexagonal base. The names of the fallen are recorded, in black relief lettering, on the base and step to the fron (west side of the memorial). The memorial is set in an enclosure marked out by small granite bollards. The war memorial was erected after 1918 and added to after 1945. See letter in parish file for full details.


Walls, S., 2010, The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon, POW01 (Post-Graduate Thesis). SDV355902.


Pearce, M., 2011, Powderham War Memorial (Ground Photograph). SDV355853.


Pearce, M., 2011, War Memorial - Powderham (Un-published). SDV355852.

Granite cross on hexagonal collar on square stepped plinth. Incised black painted lettering that would benefit from repainting. The cross is beneath trees and is showing heavily mould.


Pearce, M., 2013, Local Plan Area War Memorials Data (Un-published). SDV355042.


Google, 2014, Google Streetview (Website). SDV355684.

Map object based on this source.


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

Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV338892List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department for Culture, Media and Sport. 2007. Powderham. Amendment to List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interes. Letter.
SDV355042Un-published: Pearce, M.. 2013. Local Plan Area War Memorials Data. Teignbridge District Council War Memorial Survey. Digital.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV355684Website: Google. 2014. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.
SDV355852Un-published: Pearce, M.. 2011. War Memorial - Powderham. Teignbridge District Council Buildings at Risk. Digital.
SDV355853Ground Photograph: Pearce, M.. 2011. Powderham War Memorial. Teignbridge District Council Buildings at Risk. Digital.
SDV355902Post-Graduate Thesis: Walls, S.. 2010. The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon. University of Exeter. Digital. POW01.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 31 2014 9:38AM