Launceston

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Reference WMO245562

Address:

Town Square

Broad Street

Launceston

PL15 8AB

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Roadside
Description: Market cross
Materials:
  • Stone Granite
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: 'It is octagonal on plan with the main structure sitting on a six stepped plinth of plain ashlar with weathered copings. There is a buttressed stage above with inset inscribed panels, then an open stage with traceried lights, a moulded cornice, buttress finials and radiating ribs up to a central cross.'Launceston Town Council
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To the immortal honour of those of this town who gave their lives for King and Country in the Great Wars 1914 - 1918 1939 - 1945. This stone was laid by H.R.H Edward Prince of Wales & Duke of Cornwall May 25 1921.

WWI - W.H. Adams, S. Bartlett, D.B. Bennett, T. Bennett, C. Bickle, G.T. Brendon, A.J. Brent, J. Bridgeman, F.H.L. Brighton, R. Brighton, T. Brighton, T.S. Brighton, T. Brown, C.H.R. Buchan, D.O.E.G. Cavey, F.B. Clarke, L. Cole, E. Couch, C. Coombe, A. Cudlipp, C. Davey, F. Doidge, S. Doidge, E.G. Eveleigh, J. Fitze, L.C. Geake, W.J. Gimblett, W. Gray, B. Hardy, G. Hill, J. Hill, J.S. Hill, G.C. Hockin, E. Howe, J.H. Hutchings, C.S. Jones, E. Jones, D.E. Langdon, F.G. Lethbridge, W.M.. Llewellin, H.J. Luke, R.W.D. Maddever, S.J. Marks, W.E. Martin, H. Maunder, W. Maunder, C. Medland, R. Medland, J. Morton, B. Murton, J. Northmore, J.S. Orchard, G.F. Oxenham, W. Owen, T.H. Pellatt, C.A. Phelps, E. Philip, H. Poole, H. Raymond, P. Sandercock, W. Avage, J.R. Sharp, R.S. Sillifant, J.B. Slee, S.T. Sleeman, C. Snell, G. Snell, G.N. Spry, H.E. Starr, C. Steed, W. Symonds, H.S. Taylor, S.W. Thomas, C. Tucker, L. Tucker, E. Vosper, D.F.S. Vowler, J.A.G. Vowler, G.L. Webber, H.R. Westlake, A.H. Whitford, F. Wicks, H.D.M. Thompson V.A.D. Nurse. WWII - B.V.H. Bulmer, K.W. Cock, L. Deceico, F.J. Duke, G.W. Geake, F.A.H. Gillard, N.J. Goodman, T.C. Hawkins, E.R. Harris, W.A. Harris, G.N. Harry, T.H. Hender, G. Hillman, R.S. Hole, R.W. Hayman, A.J. Jago, A.E. Jury, R.P.D. Jury, P.W. Manning, J.H. Marks, R. Maunder, S.G. McClaren,, W.J. Moyse, G.W. Parish, S.F. Parsons, P.S. Raddall, R.T. Sandercock, F. Sargent, G.T. Slade, E.J. Sullock, C.R. Tickle, A.W. Thomas, H.C. Walters, B.F. Wingfield.

Grade II (England)

1052240

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