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Latitude: 50.324 / 50°19'26"N
Longitude: -3.6002 / 3°36'0"W
OS Eastings: 286189
OS Northings: 48338
OS Grid: SX861483
Mapcode National: GBR QR.M4P9
Mapcode Global: FRA 38B5.R8M
Entry Name: War Memorial About 20 Metres North of Church of St. Peter
Listing Date: 25 March 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1107990
English Heritage Legacy ID: 99939
Location: Stoke Fleming, South Hams, Devon, TQ6
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Stoke Fleming
Built-Up Area: Stoke Fleming
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Stoke Fleming St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
STOKE FLEMING CHURCH ROAD
SX84NE STOKE FLEMING
6/154 War memorial about 20
metres North of Church of
Cross re-erected as First World War memorial. Probably C15 cross, re-
erected in 1920. Tall granite monolith about 2 metres high with octagonal
tapered shaft with pyramid stops at the base and the short octagonal arms
have an arris moulding; one of the arms has been replaced. It is set on a
stepped granite base with lead lettering naming those who died in the First
and Second World Wars.
The cross, which was probably a wayside cross was formerly used as a gate-
post before it was set up as a memorial. It is said to bear the marks of
bomb damage from an air-raid of December 17th 1942.
Sources Kelly's Directory 1939 and the church guide.
Listing NGR: SX8618948338
This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 8 December 2016.
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