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2. War Memorial Heritage Trail

Most memorials within Teignbridge (excluding Dartmoor National Park) are listed. The listing status gives listed protection to the war memorials to commemorate those who laid down their lives for their country.

The Battle of the Somme was fought at such a terrible cost that it has come to symbolise the tragedy of the First World War. The 100th anniversary of the Battle provides an opportunity to commemorate the service and sacrifice of those who lost their lives in this battle and in the war.

Explore for yourself all of Teignbridge's 28 war memorials.