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Brief description of site

A slate tablet is set into the wall at the entrance, dedicating the site to those who lost their lives in World War 1. There is a memorial cross on a promontory overlooking the sea. The site was improved and renovated in 2014.

Brief history of site

Christine Hamlyn gifted the land to the National Trust in remembrance of those in the parish who died in World War 1.

Location information:

Address: Mount Pleasant, Wrinkleberry Lane, Clovelly, Devon, EX39 5SX

Locality: Clovelly

Local Authorities:

Devon; Torridge; Clovelly

Historical County: Devon

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 190 Grid Ref: SS311245
Latitude: 50.995 Longitude: -4.40822

Key information:

Form of site: park

Purpose of site: public park

Context or principal building: commemorative

Site first created: After 1918

Main period of development: Early 20th century

Survival: Extant

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