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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Derbyshire Dales
Town
South Darley (darley Bridge)
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS ABBOTT AND CO LTD OF LANCASTER (Artist)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1950
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
14445

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Current location

In the East wall of the nave
at the South end. (This church is aligned North-South.)
St Mary the Virgins Church
Eversleigh Rise (b5057)
South Darley (darley Bridge)
Derbyshire Dales
Derbyshire
DE4 2JW
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 267 614
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A single light stained glass lancet window with semicircular head depicting a robed figure of St George with sword, shield and staff and standing on the defeated dragon with an inscription in upright capital lettering on a scroll below. At the head of the light is an image of the tree on Oker Hill which would be visible through this window were it not obscure glass. At the foot of the light a broad scroll carries the main inscription in upright sentence case lettering. The maker's mark is on a small piece of glass in the bottom right of the light.
Inscription
St George's scroll: WE WILL REMEMBER THEM Scroll at foot of light: To the Glory of God and in undying memory/ of the young men of this Parish who gave their/ lives for their country, freedom and justice/ in the world wars - 1914-1918 - 1939-1945. Bottom right corner: Abbott & Co. Ltd./ Lancaster.
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
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: depth -, height 2250mm, width 620mm
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
History
26 October 1972: The church was listed Grade II, Heritage List for England number 1248243.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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