Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Chesterfield
Town
Staveley
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
K's Memorials (Mason)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
64385

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Current location

Towards the northeast corner of the cemetery
northwest of the chapel.
Staveley Cemetery
Inkersall Road
Staveley
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S43 3LY
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 43081 74070
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
An addition to a memorial on a family grave comprising a black marble headstone accompanied by a vase and kerbstones. The plain headstone has a reverse curved top a gilded incised inscription mainly in upright mixed case Roman lettering. The square vase has an inscription in a similar style. The plain oblong kerbs have the maker's mark incised at the foot in sentence case lettering.
Inscription
Headstone: In/ Loving Memory Of/ MATILDA/ Beloved Wife of EDWIN KELLER/ DIED NOV. 3rd 1928, AGED 64 YEARS/ Also Beloved Son HERBERT/ DIED DEC. 26th 1903, AGED 10 WEEKS/ Also Beloved Son ALBERT GORDON/ KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE APRIL 1918,/ AGED 23 YEARS/ At Rest/ Also EDWIN KELLER/ Beloved Husband of MATILDA/ DIED JUNE 20th 1939, AGED 74 YEARS/ Reunited/ Also MABEL LUMB/ Beloved Daughter of MATILDA and EDWIN KELLER/ Beloved Wife of HERBERT LUMB/ DIED OCT. 29th 1964, AGED 68 YEARS/ Also HERBERT LUMB/ Beloved Husband of MABEL LUMB/ DIED JUNE 5th 1968, AGED 69 YEARS/ United In Heaven With Our Lord Vase: In Undying Love/ of Our Parents/ HERBERT/ and MABEL/ LUMB/ MAVIS and DEREK Foot of kerbs: K's City Rd
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Keller, Albert Gordon
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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, place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: depth 100mm, height 1230mm, width 860mm
    Materials: Marble - Black
  • Vase
    Measurements: depth 200mm, height 200mm, width 200mm
    Materials: Marble - Black, Metal
  • Kerb stone
    Measurements: depth 1995mm, height 200mm, width 870mm
    Materials: Marble - Black
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
The cemetery is managed by Chesterfield Borough Council but they are not necessarily responsible for the memorial.

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