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Memorial Title

Hodthorpe Working Men's Club

Summary
Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a WW1 war memorial roll of honour commemorating the Hodthorpe Working Men's Club, Hodthorpe, Derbyshire.
Images
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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:
On the wall in the bar area.
Type
Overall type: Roll of honour.


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

Description:

A framed and glazed roll of honour. The coloured design is on paper and has a drawing of the club building at the head surrounded by a decorative golden arch, flanked by a pair of lions and with the title below it in decorative capital lettering. To the left is an allegorical depiction of Peace comprising an armoured figure with downturned sword, wearing a red robe and standing before a classical column. To the right is an oblong panel within which the names are hand-written in several columns. The roll is mounted within a moulded oaken frame with an egg-and-dart motif.

Glossary
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Roll of honour Paper 725 440 - Fair
Frame Oak, glass 900 610 30 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
HODTHORPE WORKING MEN'S
CLUB
Roll of Honour
Fallen
T. H. Binch.
J. Butterfield
W. Cooper
T. Gascoyne
G. L. Godley
H. Hawkins
W. Hewkin.
A Kirk
E Kitchen
J. H. Allcock.
H. Ellis.
M. Lee.
R. Morris
W. Norton
G. Parker.
H. Rogers
W A Smith. MM
T. Stansbury.
H. Squires.
S. Storey.
H. Swann.
F. Watkins.
J. White.
A. Wilkinson.
J. W. Wilkinson.
L. Squires.

H. Atkins
J. Alletson
H. Baylis
J. Baylis
G. Bagnall.
J. Beardsley.
H. H. Beardsley.
E. Bennet.
A Bennet.
W. Beswick.
F. Beswick.
H Bellamy.
B. Biggin
J. W. Billam.
G. Calladine
F. Cawkwell
W. Carter.
H. Chell.
S. Clark.
E. Conroy.
G. Colclough.
E. Cripps.
C. Crofts
A. Cullen.
F. Cullen.
G. Checkley.

J. Dean.
E. Drury
J. Drury.
S. Drury.
B. Dennis.
B. Edson.
A. Edson.
E. Ellwell.
L. Ellis.
W. Farmer.
A. Flowers.
S. H. Gascoyne.
A. E. Gascoyne.
W. Greaves.
G. Gravel.
W. J. J. Harrison.
R. Hawkins.
E. Hawkins.
G. Harvey.
J. W. Haywood.
F Hind.
S. Horne.
A Hobson.
J. Jones.
B Jones.
W J Jones.

T. H. Janes.
J. Kitchen.
G. Knowles.
F. Knowles.
W. Kitts.
Dr. W. W, J. Lawson.
H. Lee.
E. Lee.
S. Lee.
H. Lowe
Ian Mackenzie.
H. Marshall.
B. Mitchell.
G. Mitchell.
G. W. Milnes.
W. Merricks.
J. Netherthorpe.
R. Newton.
J. Newton.
R. Owen.
H Patching.
V Palmer.
W Potts
T. Ramsden.
G Ramsden.
W. J. Reynolds.

W. Reynolds.
J. Raynes.
H. Roberts.
A. Rogers.
A. Rutledge.
T. Rutledge.
A. E. Soden.
C. B. Spencer.
T. E. Stubbins.
D. Smith.
H. Taylor.
A. E. Thompson.
A. Tindall.
H. Tombs.
L. Towle.
M. Turner.
J. Turner.
H. Underhill.
G. Walters.
C. R. Wardley.
J. W. Walker.
R. G. Walker
J. Webster.
J. M. Wilson.
G. H. Wilson.
H. Wood.

Conflicts and people named:
Conflict First World War (1914-1919) Totals
Action
Number died  26  26
Number served and returned 104 104
Total names 130 130
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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