MEM22435 - War memorial cross, Christ Church, Parracombe (Building)
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A rough-hewn wheel cross, made of granite and with a crucifix carved on the centre of the cross head. The cross has a three-stepped octagonal base surmounted by a tapering plinth. The inscription is on the top step and on the base of the front face of the shaft, and reads: 1971: [1 name] / 1939 / [3 names] / 1945 / TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN EVER LOVING / MEMORY OF THE / PARRACOMBE MEN WHO / FELL IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1919 / [8 names] The cross is situated within Christ Church Churchyard. 
- <1> SSO693 Website: Imperial War Museum. United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials. UKNIWM ref: 25674.
|Grid reference||SS 6690 4484 (point)|
|Civil Parish||PARRACOMBE, NORTH DEVON, DEVON|
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- http://www.ukniwm.org.uk/server/show/conMemorial.25674/fromUkniwmSearch/1 (UKNIWM entry: 25674)
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May 21 2019 12:23PM
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