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Hodthorpe Pals Association - Plaque 2

Summary
Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a WW1 war memorial plaque commemorating the Hodthorpe Pals Association, now in Hodthorpe Club, Hodthorpe, Derbyshire.
Images
Plaque Click on a thumbnail to see a larger image.
Further images may be available on request.
Locations
Last known location:
Hodthorpe Club
147 Queens Rd
Hodthorpe
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
S80 4UP

NGR:
SK 54324 76520
(From online digital mapping.)
Location details:
In storage.
Type
Overall type: Plaque.


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

Description:

A wall-mounted oblong brass plaque with a broad incised border comprising twin lines with a repeated leaf motif between them, all coloured black. The incised inscription is in upright capital roman lettering, also coloured black. The names are arranged in two columns but the right column has one less name and the last space is filled by three incised fleurons. The plaque is mounted on a plain deal frame.

Glossary
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Plaque Brass 505 610 2 Fair
Backboard Wood 590 690 20 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
HODTHORPE "PALS" ASSOCIATION
IN MEMORY OF THE FALLEN IN THE
GREAT WAR 1914-1919.
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict First World War (1914-1919) Totals
Action
Number died 25 25
Number served and returned  0  0
Total names 25 25
 T. H. BINCH.
 J. BUTTERFIELD
 W. COOPER.
 T. GASCOYNE.
 H. HAWKINS
 W. HEWKIN.
 A. KIRK.
 E. KITCHEN.
 H. ELLIS.
 M. LEE.
 R. MORRIS.
 W. NORTON.
 J. L. GODLEY.
G. PARKER.
H. RODGERS.
W. A. SMITH, M.M.
T. STANSBURY.
H. SQUIRES.
L. SQUIRES.
S. STORY.
H. SWANN.
F. WATKINS.
J. WHITE.
A. WILKINSON.
J. W. WILKINSON.
H. T. ROBERTS. 
HON. SEC. 
Administration
Custodian: Presumed to be the club management committee.

Local authorities:
From WW1: Whitwell Parish Council; Clowne Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Whitwell Parish Council; Bolsover District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 2012: Hodthorpe and Belph Parish Council; Bolsover District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History
22nd October, 2016: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Anne Branson. It was in fair condition and cared for.
References
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