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Holy Trinity Church - WW2

Summary

Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a WW2 war memorial plaque at Holy Trinity Church, Chesterfield.
Images
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Further images may be available on request.
Locations
Last known location:
Holy Trinity Church
Newbold Rd (B6051)
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
S41 7PG

NGR:
SK 38237 71617
(From online digital mapping.)
Location details:
On the south wall of the chancel.
Type
Overall type: Plaque.


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

Description:

An oblong bronze plaque with a hollowed moulded border containing spaced fleurons. The inscription, and the names arranged in two columns, are in raised upright capital block lettering. The plaque is mounted on an oaken backboard with moulded edges.

Glossary
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Plaque Bronze 225 415 15 Fair
Backboard Oak 285 480 40 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
1939 - 1945
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict Second World War (1939-1945) Totals
Action
Number died 6 6
Number served and returned 0 0
Total names 6 6
R. R. DICKINSON
J. HOLMES
E. A. H. JOBES
F. E. JONES
F. W. KELLEY
G. S. OLDFIELD
Administration
Custodian: Presumed to be the parochial church council.

Local authorities:
From WW1: Chesterfield Parish Council; Chesterfield Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Unparished; Chesterfield Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History
26th September, 1977: The church was listed Grade II, Heritage List for England number 1334701.

10th September 2016: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Anne Branson. It was in fair condition and cared for.
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