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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Amber Valley
Town
Heage
County
Derbyshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Non-Specific Conflict
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
66000

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Current location

At the south end of the extension.
St Lukes Church
Church St (b6013)
Heage
Amber Valley
Derbyshire
DE56 2BG
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 36966 50631
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A book of remembrance comprising computer printed paper pages with card covers and comb binding. The front cover bears the badge of the Royal British Legion and the text is in upright sentence case gothic lettering. The book is displayed in a glazed oak cabinet with a brass plaque on the front bearing an incised inscription in upright sentence case roman lettering coloured white.
Inscription
Page 1: 'They shall grow not old,/ as we that are left grow old;/ Age shall not weary them,/ nor the years condemn./ At the going down of the sun/ and in the morning,/ We will remember them' Pages 2 to 9: (Names) Plaque: In memory/ Ambergate, Heage and District/ Royal British Legion/ Diamond Jubilee/ 1931 - 1991
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Non-Specific Conflict
    Total names on memorial: 87
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Book
    Measurements: depth 5mm, height 300mm, width 215mm
    Materials: Paper, Synthetic Material, Card
  • Case
    Measurements: depth 5mm, height 1000mm, width 215mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak, Glass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 2mm, height c100mm, width c150mm
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
History
29 November 1965: The church was listed Grade II*, Heritage List for England number 1158964.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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