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War Memorial at Approximately 20 Metres North of Church of St Erth

A Grade II Listed Building in St Erth, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1648 / 50°9'53"N

Longitude: -5.4323 / 5°25'56"W

OS Eastings: 154972

OS Northings: 35052

OS Grid: SW549350

Mapcode National: GBR DXZ7.SJS

Mapcode Global: VH12T.S4J1

Entry Name: War Memorial at Approximately 20 Metres North of Church of St Erth

Listing Date: 14 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310369

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70337

Location: St. Erth, Cornwall, TR27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Erth

Built-Up Area: St Erth

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Erth

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 5435-5535
13/247 War Memorial at approximately
- 20 metres north of Church of
St Erth

War memorial. Early C20. Erected by Helen Carter in memory of husband Herbert
Augustine Carter VC of the 101 st Grenadier Indian Army who died January 13th 1916 on
active service in British East Africa and in honour of those men of the parish who
gave their lives in the Great War. Tapered freestone shaft surmounted by freestone
carved crucifixion ; the shaft is on an inscribed plinth and this stands on a large
stepped base.
The base and plinth are square on plan, the shaft is octagonal with 4 of the sides as
chamfers over stops.

Listing NGR: SW5497235052

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, 10 August 2017.

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

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