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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
South Derbyshire
Town
Repton
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
65667

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Current location

In the old part of thechurchyard
southwest of the church
near the path to the vicarage.
St Wystans Churchyard
Willington Rd (b5008)
Repton
South Derbyshire
Derbyshire
DE65 6FH
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 302 271
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
An addition to kerbstones on a family grave. The inlaid inscription is in upright capital block lettering on stopped chamfers on the internal faces of the white marble kerbs.
Inscription
West kerb: In Loving Memory of North kerb: GEORGE EDWARD PINKERTON, WHO DIED AUG. 20. 1911, AGED 19 YEARS. East kerb: ALSO FRANCIS HUGO South kerb: HIS BROTHER, DIED OF WOUNDS IN FRANCE NOV. 19. 1916, AGED 19 YEARS. (INTERRED AT WIMERAUX.)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,place of death,forename,place of burial,manner of death,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Kerb stone
    Measurements: depth 1980mm, height 270mm, width 920mm
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
History
28 February 2014: The grave had recently been cleaned and refurbished. The memorial lies within the Repton Conservation Area.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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