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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Derbyshire Dales
Town
Earl Sterndale
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
61523
Current location

Southwest of the church
near the gate.
St Michael and All Angels Churchyard
Un-named Village Green
Earl Sterndale
Derbyshire Dales
Derbyshire
SK17 0BU
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 090 670
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Addition to a grey granite headstone on a family grave accompanied by kerbstones. The plain oblong headstone has sprays of foliage at the top corners and an incised inscription in upright capital block lettering.
Inscription
IN/ LOVING MEMORY/ OF/ GEORGE HENRY MELLOR/ DIED 14TH FEB 1928/ AGED 69 YEARS./ ALSO HANNAH MELLOR/ DEARLY LOVED WIFE OF THE ABOVE/ DEPARTED THIS LIFE 9TH JULY 1935/ AGED 75 YEARS/ ALSO CLIFFORD WILLIAM MELLOR/ BELOVED SON OF THE ABOVE/ KILLED IN ACTION 11TH OCT. 1918./ AGED 21 YEARS./ ALSO GEORGE HENRY/ BELOVED SON OF THE ABOVE/ DIED MAY 5TH 1952, AGED 60 YEARS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Mellor, Clifford William
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, date of death, forenames ,manner of death,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: depth 105mm, height 630mm, width 560mm
    Materials: Granite
  • Kerb stone
    Measurements: depth 2175mm, height 200mm, width 1860mm
    Materials: Granite
Listing information
Condition
History
The memorial lies within the Peak District National Park.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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