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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Undefined
Town
Undefined
County
Undefined
Country
Undefined
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
67401
Previous locations
  • Farley Congregational Church
    Smedley Street
    Matlock
    Derbyshire Dales
    Derbyshire
    DE4 3LH
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SK 29500 61055
    Denomination: Congregational
Description
Rectangular tablet with semi-circular pediment. Tablet is supported by two rectangular corbles on black marble backboard. Pediment contains a wreath enclosing a Latin cross with carved dates 1914 and 1919 flanking the wreath. Lettering on the tablet is engraved in black.
Inscription
IN SACRED AND LOVING MEMORY OF/ FORMER MEMBERS OF THIS/ CHURCH AND SUNDAY SCHOOL/ WHOSE LIVES WERE SACRIFICED/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ (Names)/ "Greater love hath no man than/ this that a man lay down his/ life for his friends.'
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1000mm, width 650mm
    Materials: Marble
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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