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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Derbyshire Dales
Town
Monyash
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
LOCAL CRAFTSMAN, LOCAL CRAFTSMAN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14418
Current location

The Lady Chapel is in the south transept. The roll is on the south wall.
St Leonards Church
Church La
Monyash
Derbyshire Dales
Derbyshire
DE45 1JH
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 151 664
Denomination: Church of England

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Previous locations
  • The reading room was in a stone building next to the church
    on the first floor above a cow barn.
    Monyash Reading Room
    Church St (b5055)
    Monyash
    Derbyshire Dales
    Derbyshire
    DE45 1JH
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SK 151 664
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
A framed and glazed roll of honour. The roll is a standard printed paper sheet with gold borders of laurel leaves, a crown and scroll at the head and top panel with white capital lettering on a dark green ground. Central panel is hand drawn and written in mainly black ink. Frame is narrow moulded oak.
Inscription
Headings: HONOUR WHERE HONOUR IS DUE/ OUR/ ROLL/ OF HONOUR/ IN THE GREAT WAR Main panel: MONYASH READING ROOM./ MONYASH/ Members who have served & are still serving with the Colours./ (Names)/ Percy Millington/ Hon Secretary Footnotes: Presented by Miss Muriel Shaw & Master Walter Shaw in loving memory of their Uncle PRIVATE VICTOR BONSALL./ Note/ + Killed in Action/ * Discharged Bottom margins: R E Alton, Artist 8 Jenkins St Burslam Staffs/ MacDougals Educational Co Ltd/ 8 Farringdon Avenue, London EC/ East Claremont Street Edinburgh
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bonsall, B
Bonsall, H
Bonsall, V
Bradbury, W
Bramwell, J
Briddon, G
Critchlow, J R
Critchlow, W
Featherstone, L
Fotherby, F
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 25
    Served and returned: 18
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: depth -, height 715mm, width 485mm
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 25mm, height 745mm, width 505mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak, Glass
Listing information
Condition
History
1951: Peak District National Park designated: the reading room and church lie within its area. 12 July 1967: The church was listed as a Grade II* Building, English Heritage reference 80579. The south transept is mentioned in the listing description.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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