War Memorial

Information

We are responsible for the cleaning, maintenance and repair of the memorial situated in Bank Square.

Memorial details

At the junction of Cape Cornwall Street and the B3306
Cape Cornwall Street
St Just
Penwith
Cornwall
TR19 7JZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SW 37027 31446
Denomination: Undefined

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Description

Tall, stone clock tower with clock faces and commemoration on 3 sides, standing on a 3 step, square, stone base which is surrounded by a small wrought iron fence. The post WW2 name has been added on a separate tablet laid at the base of the East/6 O’clock face.

Inscription

East/6 O’clock Face – This memorial is erected in grateful memory of those who from this town gave/ their lives in The Great War 1914-1918/ (45 Names and 1 Name on a separate tablet) South/9 O’clock Face – In Memoriam/ World War 1939-1945/ (16 Names) North/3 O’clock Face – In Memoriam/ World War 1939-1945/ (17 Names)

Commemorations

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 33
Served and returned: 0
Died: 33
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Initials, Surname
Order of information: Surname

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 46
Served and returned: 0
Died: 46
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Initials. Surname
Order of information: Surname

Post-1945 war or conflict
Total names on memorial: 1
Served and returned: 0
Died: 1
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Initials, Surname

Components

  • Base
    Measurements: depth 3600mm, width 3600mm
    Materials: Stone
  • Tower
    Measurements: height c13500mm
    Materials: Stone