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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Bolsover
Town
Blackwell
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
George F Gascoyne & Son (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 20th June 1920
    Attended by: Rev Canon A H Prior MA RD
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
642
Current location

ST WERBURGHS CHURCH
4 Church Hill
Blackwell
Bolsover
Derbyshire
DE55 5HN
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 44294 58408
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
STAINED GLASS WINDOW WITH ASSOCIATED PLAQUE. WINDOW PORTRAYS THE RESURRECTION IN THE CENTRE AND SURE AND CERTAIN HOPE. NORTH LIGHT SHOWS ST ALBAN THE FIRST BRITISH MARTYR. THE SOUTH LIGHT PORTRAYS ST GEORGE THE PATRON SAINT OF SOLDIERS.
Inscription
THIS TABLET AND THE EAST WINDOW WERE/ PROVIDED BY UBLIC SUBSCRIPTION AND/ DEDICATED TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND/ IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE".
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adlington, Walter
Allsopp, John
Bexon, Alfred
Brown, Thomas
Buxton, William
Chadbourne, W
Chapman, Albert
Corby, T William
Cutts, Leonard
Dickens, William
See details for all 61 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 61
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 61
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £296-8-6

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

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