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St Mary the Virgin's Church - Furnishings

Summary
Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a WW2 war memorial in St Mary the Virgin's Church, Denby, Derbyshire comprising chapel furnishings accompanied by an inscribed board.
Images
Setting Memorial Inscription Click on a thumbnail to see a larger image.
Further images may be available on request.
Locations
Last known location:
St Mary the Virgin's Church
Church St
Denby
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
DE5 8PH

NGR:
SK 39866 46495
(From online digital mapping.)
Location details:
The church is on the south side of the road. The memorial is inside, at the east end of the south aisle.
Type
Overall type: Church furnishings.


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

Description:

Unidentified furnishings in the side chapel in the south aisle. The furnishings may include panelling, a reredos, a prayer desk and the altar cloth but exclude the altar as that is a separately identified war memorial. The furnishings are accompanied by an oblong wooden board finished in red with a gilded moulded frame and a gilded inscription in upright capital roman lettering.

Glossary
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Furnishings Unknown - - - Fair
Board Wood 665 305 30 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
THIS CHAPEL WAS
FURNISHED TO THE
MEMORY OF THOSE
WHO GAVE THEIR
LIVES IN THE SECOND
WORLD WAR 1939-1945
HARRY ALLDREAD
JOHN BROWN
ENID BROWN
NORMAN CRESSWELL
GRAIG EARNSHAW
FRANK FUTTER
CLAYTON HORSLEY
JOHN TREVOR HUNT
JOHN CHARLES
 FITZGERALD KEATINGE
CHARLES PALFREYMAN
CLEM LAND RICE
SIDNEY SEAL
HENRY SMITH
HAROLD WESTON
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict Second World War (1939-1945) Totals
Action
Number died 14 14
Number served and returned  0  0
Total names 14 14
Administration
Custodian: Presumed to be the Parochial Church Council

Local authorities:
From WW2: Denby Parish Council; Belper Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Denby Parish Council; Amber Valley Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History
13th February, 1967: The church was listed Grade I, Heritage List for England number 1109129.

11th September, 2016: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Anne Branson. It was in fair condition and cared for.
References
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