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The War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Bude, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.8283 / 50°49'41"N

Longitude: -4.5457 / 4°32'44"W

OS Eastings: 220812

OS Northings: 106280

OS Grid: SS208062

Mapcode National: GBR K2.X28G

Mapcode Global: FRA 16CX.2WC

Entry Name: The War Memorial

Listing Date: 9 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141857

English Heritage Legacy ID: 64798

Location: Bude-Stratton, Cornwall, EX23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Bude-Stratton

Built-Up Area: Bude

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Bude Haven

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


11/163 The War Memorial

- II

First World War war memorial with additional inscription panels for the second
world war. Circa 1919. Granite ashlar. Large squat obelisk on chamfered base.
Inscription panels on base of obelisk, those to the First World War integral,
those to the Second World War applied. Obelisk has carved panels at the top
depicting the symbols of Sacrifice, Endurance, Victory and Courage. Obelisk
surmounted by granite sculptured stylized eternal lamp on moulded base. Bronze
lettering and a bronze frieze of laurels at the top of the obelisk are applied to
the granite.

Listing NGR: SS2081206280

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, 13 December 2016.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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