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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Amber Valley
Town
Pentrich
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14360
Current location

East of the church
close to the road.
St Matthews Churchyard
Main Rd (b6016)
Pentrich
Amber Valley
Derbyshire
DE5 3RE
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 389 526
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A white marble Latin cross on a three-stepped base and a concrete plinth. The inlaid inscription is in sentence case lettering on the faces of the base steps.
Inscription
To the Glory of God/ and in honoured/ Memory of the men of this/ Village who fell in the Great War/ 1914 - 1919./ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Filsell, Albert
Filsell, Arthur
Towlson, Cyril
See details for all 3 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 95mm, height 995mm, width 505mm
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Base
    Measurements: depth 555mm, height 600mm, width 710mm
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Plinth
    Measurements: depth 715mm, height 200mm, width 870mm
    Materials: Concrete
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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