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Memorial
Title
E Wynch
Images
Grave Headstone
Locations
Last known location:
St Michael's
 Churchyard
Church La
Pleasley
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
NG19 7TD

NGR:
SK 504 645
estimated.
Location details:
South of the church, towards the gate.
Type
Overall type: Addition to gravestone.


Overall condition: Good; the inscription is legible.


Description:

An addition to a headstone on a family grave. The oblong battered headstone is of cast reconstructed stone and has a black marble tablet on the face. The tablet has an incised foliated design at each side and the inscription is incised in upright capital block lettering coloured white.


Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Headstone Reconstructed stone 600 600 c100 Good
Tablet Black marble 450 450 c10 Good
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
MY DEAR HUSBAND
ARTHUR THOMAS WYNCH
DIED NOV. 27TH. 1950,
AGED 58 YEARS.
ALSO OUR DEAR SON
EDDIE,
KILLED IN ACTION
JULY 24TH. 1944,
AGED 20 YEARS.
“REUNITED.”

Conflicts and people named:
Conflict Second World War (1939-1945)
Number died 1
Number served and returned 0
Total names 1
Administration
Custodian: Presumed to be the Wynch Family.

Local authorities:
From WW1: Pleasley Parish Council; Blackwell Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Pleasley Parish Council; Bolsover District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History
11th February, 1987: The memorial lies within the Pleasley Village Conservation Area first designated on that date.

18th August, 2008: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in good condition.
References
Comments
Eddie Wynch was named Frederick Arthur Wynch.
Page © Roy Branson