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HER Number:MDV75176
Name:Memorial Cross in West Wood, Clovelly

Summary

Memorial cross erected in 1902.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 298 250
Map Sheet:SS22NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishClovelly
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishCLOVELLY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COMMEMORATIVE MONUMENT (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

In 1902 Christine Hamlyn erected a memorial cross to two little girls who had died of exposure in West Wood in 1862. Approximate position only - not shown on 0rdnance Survey mapping. Shown on sketch map in Ruthven 1978. Other details: 2251.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 26 2009 9:38AM