War memorial, French Heritage monument to St romans les melle

This war memorial was set up the year 1921 and it is the work of Benjamin Tribot then contractor and sculptor has Saint-Novel-the-Miss.

The site inventaire.poitou-charentes.fr mentions similar obelisk has this monument, in connection with That-on-Beautiful, Montigne Cimetiere deprives of the Pouilloux family while specifying that:

We in particular have reference mark several obelic flowering ashes of a palm whose some sheets are repliees, has Beaussais, in a cemetery deprives in Renaudiere; saint-Genard has, on the war memorial of has Jean Puygranier or has Saint-Novel-the-Miss, on the war memorial of has Benjamin Tribot. Without signature, it is difficult to allot a palm of this type which was - seem-T-it - commandee has many contractors and sculptors of monuments.

Obelisk, carves of a palm, whose base includes/understands the list of the soldiers of common deaths for France.

War memorial
Crédit photo : (War memorial, st romans les melle)

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

War memorial, The Memorial was erected in 1921 by Benjamin Tribot, entrepreneur and sculptor at Saint-Romans-lès-Melle (...) War memorial, French Heritage monument to St romans les melle st romans les melle, deux sevres

Location and general information

  • identifier : 130883
  • item : Monument aux Morts
  • Location of the building :
    • Poitou-Charentes
    • Deux-Sèvres
    • Saint-Romans-lès-Melle
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 79295
  • Zip code of the municipality : 79500
  • Order in the communal list : 16
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • monument
    • memorial
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 20th century
    • 1st quarter 20th century
  • Year : 1921
  • Investigation : 1993
  • Date taken into account : 1996/03/25

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • ashlar
    • stone
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • Representation : 3 ornamental motifs have been identified
    • palm leaf
    • oak
    • laurel
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other : 3 various other information are available
    • subject type Palm
    • topic type of oak and Laurel branches
    • subject type support: Obelisk public property
  • Author of the survey MH : Pon Charlotte
  • Mérimée reference : IA79000253

The complete official record is available at service régional de l'inventaire Poitou-Charentes102, Grand'rue 86020 Poitiers -

Men involved in this construction

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Monuments aux morts de St Romans les Melles.

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