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Memorial Title

Cdr R M Alleyne

Summary

Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a war memorial tablet to Cdr R M Alleyne in St John the Evangelist's Church at Hazelwood, Derbyshire.
Images

Setting Tablet
Locations

Last known location:
St John the
  Evangelist's Church
Hob Hill
Hazelwood
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
DE56 4AL

NGR:
SK 32816 46040
(From online digital mapping.)
Location details:
Inside the church, low on the north wall near the pulpit.
Type

Overall type: Tablet.


Overall condition: Good. The inscription is legible and the memorial is well cared for.

Description:

An oblong limestone tablet with an incised inscription in upright capital roman lettering coloured black.
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Tablet Limestone 255 435 50 Good
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription

IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF
COMMANDER REYNOLD
MEYNELL ALLEYNE R. N.
1892-1978
CHURCHWARDEN AND
BENEFACTOR

Conflicts and people named:
Conflict Unspecified
Number died 1
Number served and returned 0
Total names 1
Administration

Custodian: Presumed to be the Parochial Church Council.

Local authorities:
From WW2: Hazelwood Parish Council; Belper Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council
From 1974: Hazelwood Parish Council; Amber Valley Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council
History

10th March 1986: The church was listed Grade II, Heritage List for England number 1335374.

22nd July, 2015: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in good condition and well cared for.
References

Comments

Cdr Alleyne is known to have served in WW1 and WW2.
Page © Roy Branson