Cornwood Village Cross, Cornwood South Dartmoor UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
N 50° 25.260 W 003° 57.835
30U E 431524 N 5585885
Quick Description: A cross in a Dartmoor Village.
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 6/18/2008 12:49:10 AM
Waymark Code: WM40FY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 8

Long Description:
This memorial is in the centre of the village under an
oak tree.
The cross is in memory of a local man and his wife, the
inscription says
AD 1902 – OS NOSTRAQUE DEO – IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF – FREDERIC ROGERS, LORD BLACHFORD K.C.M.G. – AND OF HIS WIFE GEORGIANA MARY – HE SERVED HIS COUNTRY FAITHFULLY WITH 25 YEARS IN THE COLONIAL OFFICE.
Type of cross: Latin cross

Material used: Stone (granite, sandstone, marble, ...)

Characteristics of this cross:
A tall granite cross on a pedestal.


Describe the location:
In the centre of the village under a large oak.


Is this cross commemorative ?: Yes

Year of manufacture: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Post at least one photograph of this cross.
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