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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Derby
Town
Derby
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
J A F LEMMINGS (Undefined)
R G Lomas and Son (Manufacturer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 19 December 1920
    Attended by: Maj Gen Sir Richard Luce KCMG CB,RELATIVES/FRIENDS OF THE FALLEN
  • Dedicated
    Date: 19 December 1920
    Attended by: Archdeacon of Derby
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14249
Current location

St Johns Church
Bridge St At Corner Of Mill St
Derby
Derby
Derbyshire
DE1 1DH
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 345 366
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A screen comprising four stone panels in an elaborate stone frame. The panels have been reported as marble or Hopton Wood Limestone . The frame is of coloured Chellaston alabaster with further details in Swedish green marble, Convent Sienna marble, blue lapis lazuli and white alabaster.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN PERPETUAL LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF/ THE MEN OF THE PARISH/ WHO LAID DOWN/ THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (Names)/ MAKE THEM TO BE NUMBERED WITH THY SAINTS IN GLORY EVERLASTING
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, T
Allen, T
Allsop, M H E
Bale, F
Barker, H
Bednall, W
Bennett, W
Blurton, G W
Bradshaw, T
Bridgart, A H
See details for all 110 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 110
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 110
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth -, height c1500mm, width c2150mm
    Materials: Alabaster
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Derby Daily Telegraph 2/ 20 December 1920 Extensive report of unveiling and construction.

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