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HER Number:MDV91777
Name:Longdown World War II Lantern and Plaque


Memorial lantern and associated plaque, outside the porch of St John's Church.


Grid Reference:SX 858 915
Map Sheet:SX89SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHolcombe Burnell
Ecclesiastical ParishHOLCOMBE BURNELL

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WAR MEMORIAL (World War II - 1939 AD to 1945 AD (Between))

Full description

Walls, S., 2010, The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon, LHL02 (Post-Graduate Thesis). SDV355902.

Longdown World War II lantern and plaque.

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

Lantern visible above entrance to church porch, with plaque to left hand side.

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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #109390 ]
SDV355684Website: Google. 2014. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.
SDV355902Post-Graduate Thesis: Walls, S.. 2010. The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon. University of Exeter. Digital. LHL02.

Associated Monuments

MDV9624Part of: Holcombe Burnell, St John the Baptist (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Apr 24 2014 3:02PM