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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Amber Valley
Town
Crich
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14167
Current location

On the South wall of the South aisle.
St Marys Church
Cromford Rd
Crich
Amber Valley
Derbyshire
DE4 5DJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 348 546
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A white marble tablet on a rectangular streaked grey marble backboard. The tablet has a chamfered compound pediment at the head with laurel wreath and scroll in relief and dates in raised upright capital block lettering, a frieze with incised inscription in sentence case lettering with rubricated initials and a cornice. The names are in two columns at the centre of the tablet, with incised lettering in upright capital lettering. An inverted cornice is positioned at the foot of the tablet, with further frieze and two brackets. The lower frieze bears a further incised inscription in upright capital Roman lettering coloured black with rubricated initials.
Inscription
Pediment: 1914 1919 Frieze: In Proud and Loving Memory of Ours Tablet: (Names) Frieze: THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Amatt, Ernest I
Anderson, Albert
Atkins, Gilbert
Barber, James
Berresford, J H
Bingham, James
Bowmer, John
Bowmer, Vernon
Bown, Frederick
Brann, P W
See details for all 62 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 62
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 55mm, height 1220mm, width 670mm
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 20mm, height 1370mm, width 705mm
    Materials: Marble - Grey
Listing information
  • Church of St Mary
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
History
13 February 1967: church listed Grade 1, English Heritage reference 78668
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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