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Memorial details

Memorial type
Gate
District
Bolsover
Town
Pilsley
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14326
Current location

PARISH CHURCH
Pilsley
Bolsover
Derbyshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 420 620
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
LYCH GATE WITH PITCHED, TILED ROOF. MAIN STRUCTURE IS WOODEN WITH A BRICK BASE. METAL PLAQUE BEARS INSCRIPTION.
Inscription
SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF THOSE MEN/ OF PILSLEY WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR US/ IN THE TWO WORLD WARS/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)/ ERECTED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION 1951.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bacon, A
Barlow, H
Berry, M
Brailsford, W H
Brailsford, W J
Brown, A
Brown, P
Butcher, M
Carhell, N
Caunt, H C
See details for all 56 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 44
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 44
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 12
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gate posts
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
  • Gates
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Roof
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Terracotta
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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