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HER Number:MDV93665
Name:Exbourne War Memorial Cross

Summary

Memorial to the men of Exbourne who died during both world wars.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 602 019
Map Sheet:SS60SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishExbourne
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishEXBOURNE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WAR MEMORIAL (World War I to World War II - 1918 AD to 1945 AD (Between))

Full description

GetMapping, 2010, GetMapping 2010 aerial photographs (Aerial Photograph). SDV351585.

Map object based on this source.


Walls, S., 2010, The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon, EXB01 (Post-Graduate Thesis). SDV355902.


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

Photograph shows the inscriptions on the plinth and base of the memorial.


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

Map object based on this source.


Imperial War Museum, 2014, War Memorials Archive, 26016 (Website). SDV356253.

Two-stepped base surmounted by a square plinth, shaft and Latin cross. Inscription in relief on the front face of the plinth and the top step.
Inscription: IN THE REVERENT AND TENDER MEMORY OF/ EXBOURNE LADS WHO DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918./ (NAMES)/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)

Sources / Further Reading

SDV351333Website: Brine, M. E.. 2013. War Memorials. http://www.devonheritage.org/WarMemorials.htm. Website.
SDV351585Aerial Photograph: GetMapping. 2010. GetMapping 2010 aerial photographs. Getmapping. Photograph (Digital).
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.
SDV355902Post-Graduate Thesis: Walls, S.. 2010. The Materiality of Remembrance: Twentieth Century War Memorials in Devon. University of Exeter. Digital. EXB01.
SDV356253Website: Imperial War Museum. 2014. War Memorials Archive. www.ukniwm.org.uk. Website. 26016.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 4 2014 4:54PM