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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Derby
Town
Chaddesden
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
57949
Current location

On east wall of south aisle.
St Mary the Virgins Church
Church La
Chaddesden
Derby
Derbyshire
DE21
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 381 368
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Reredos comprising Adoration of the Magi painted on canvas and attached to the wall within a stone panel with moulded stone borders. Inscription painted at left end.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF/ GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF/ ARTHUR ALFRED WILMOT/ (...)PRIEST. BA RECTOR OF/ MORLEY WITH SMALLEY 1871/ YOUNGEST SON OF/ SIR HENRY SACHEVERELL BT/ OF CHADDESDEN. BORN 1845/ MARRIED 1872 HARRIET/ CECILIA THIRD DAUGHTER OF/ ALLEYN FITZHERBERT. PRIEST. MA/ OF TISSINGTON RECTOR OF WARSOP/ DIED MAY 12 1876 (...?) AND OF/ THEIR ONLY CHILD (...?)/ RALPH HENRY SACHEVERELL/ WILMOT 6TH. BART BORN AT/ MORLEY JUNE (3?) 1875 CAPT/ 2nd. BATTN COLDSTREAM/ GUARDS SERVED IN SO/ AFRICAN WAR TWO MEDALS/ EIGHT BARS/ MARRIED 1905 ADA MARIAN/ MAITLAND YOUNGER DAUGHTER/ OF 13TH EARL OF LAUDERDALE/ DIED JANUARY 14TH. 1918 FROM/ PHTHISE CONTRACTED IN THE/ TRENCHES DURING FIRST YEAR/ OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-(15?)/ LEAVING THREE CHILDREN/ ADA SNOWDROP ARTHUR/ RALPH 7TH. BART HENRY/ FREDERICK (...?) (Partly faded)
Inscription legible?
no
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,forename,place of birth,manner of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Painting
    Measurements: height 480mm, width 3500mm
    Materials: Canvas
Listing information
Condition
History
February 2009: Painting has become darkened.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Faculty Book April 1920 Faculty for installation.
  • The Church of St Mary the Virgin Chaddesden by Cholerton, Peter 11 / 1997 Published:St Mary's Parochial Church Council 1997

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