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Memorial
Title
Col A N Curzon JP
Images
Setting Position Tablet
Locations
Last known location:
All Saints' Church
Kedleston Park
Kedleston Rd
Kedleston
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
DE22 5JH

NGR:
SK 31226 40310
(From online digital mapping)
Location details:
On the cill of the south wall of the south transept.
Type
Overall type: Tablet


Overall condition: Good. The inscription is legible.


Description:

A wall mounted white marble tablet.  The long narrow nowy headed tablet has the crest, shield and motto of the Curzon family at the head and the inscription incised in upright capital lettering coloured black.
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Tablet White marble c600 c1800 c30 Good
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise..
Inscription
Tablet:
IN MEMORY OF ALFRED NATHANIEL CURZON, OF WESTON-UNDERWOOD,
COLONEL SHERWOOD FORESTERS AND JUSTICE OF THE PEACE,
SECOND SON OF SIR ALFRED NATHANIELHOLDEN CURZON 4TH. BARON SCARSDALE,
BORN 12TH. MARCH 1860, DIED 20TH.SEPT. 1920.
THE LOVED HUSBAND OF HENRIETTA MARY MONTAGUE, GRANDDAUGHTER OF THE 4TH. BARON ROKEBY,AND
FATHER OF MAGDALEN, ROSAMOND, AND RICHARD NATHANIEL 2ND. VISCOUNT AND 6TH. BARON SCARSDALE,
WHO PLACED THIS TABLET HERE WHERE HE RESTS WITH HIS ANCESTORS, LEAVING AN HEIRLOOM
RICHER THAN WEALTH CAN PURCHASE, GREATER THAN POWER CAN CREATE, THE SPLENDID HERITAGE
OF AN UNSULLIED NAME.


Conflicts and people commemorated
Conflict Unknown
Number died 0
Number served and returned 1
Total names 1
Administration
Custodian:
The Churches Conservation Trust.

Local authorities:
After WW1: Kedleston Parish Council; Belper Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Kedleston Parish Council; Amber Valley Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History
13 February 1967: The church was listed Grade I, Heritage List for England number 1335331.

10 February 1972: The church lies within the Kedleston Conservation Area designated on that date.

The church lies within Kedleston Hall Park listed in the English Heritage Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest.

The church is listed in the Derbyshire Historic Environment Record (formerly the Derbyshire Sites and Monuments Record) HER Number 21903.

The church is listed in the PastScape register based on the National Monuments Record national historic environment database.

25th June, 2011: Surveyed by Roy Branson.
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