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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hall / Institute
District
Derbyshire Dales
Town
Ashford In The Water
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Opened
    Date: 28 September 1929
    Attended by: DUKE OF DEVONSHIRE
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14388
Current location

Ashford War Memorial Institute
Betty La (b6465) At The Junction With Baslow Rd Or New Rd
Ashford In The Water
Derbyshire Dales
Derbyshire
DE45 1PZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 197 697
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A brick and tile village community hall.
Inscription
Board at roadside: ASHFORD WAR MEMORIAL/ INSTITUTE Stone to left of entrance: WAR MEMORIAL/ INSTITUTE. Stone to right of entrance: OPENED BY HIS GRACE/ THE DUKE OF DEVONSHIRE K.G./ SEPTEMBER 28TH 1929.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Hall
    Measurements: depth -, height -, width -
    Materials: Brick, Ceramic
Listing information
Condition
History
17 April 1951: The memorial lies within the Peak District National Park designated on that date.
Costs

Comments: The site was donated by the Duke of Devonshire.
Memorial: £1700 in 1929

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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