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Memorial
Title

St John the Evangelist's Church

Images
Setting Plaque
Locations
Last known location:
St John the
 Evangelist's Church
St John's Road (B6159)
Newbold
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
S41 8PE

NGR:
SK 37204 73510
(From online digital mapping)
Location details:
On the west wall of the north aisle.
Type
Overall type: Plaque.


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

Description:

A nowy-headed brass plaque with a laurel wreath, crown and crossed swords at the head and the inscription incised in upright capital roman lettering. The plaque is mounted on a wooden backboard and is accompanied by a wooden shelf for the placement of tributes.


Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Plaque Brass 1500 865 5 Good
Backboard Wood 1525 910 20 Good
Shelf Wood 160 1050 160 Good
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN
GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN
OF THIS PARISH WHO LAID DOWN
THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR
1914 - 1919
H. AARON
G. E. ABBOTT.
S. ALLISON.
J. W. ATKINSON.
H. ASHTON.
W. ASHFORTH.
F. V. ASHCROFT.
I. BAKER.
A. BARTRAM.
W. BAKER.
J. G. BERRESFORD.
S. BOOKER.
W. BOWLER.
G. W. BONSON.
S. A. BIRD.
H. BRAKES.
M. BRADSHAW.
G. W. BRADBURY.
E. BRADBURY.
M. BROWN.
B. M. L. BRODHURST.
R. BUNTING.
J. T. BUNTING.
W. BULLAS.
E. CAIN.
J. CARTWRIGHT.
F. CARSON.
W. CHAMBERS.
R. CHARLES.
R. E. CLARK.
W. CLARK.
P. H. CLARK.
P. S. COOPER.
J. W. COOPER.
A. CORBRIDGE.
A. COLLIS.
G. CROPPER.
P. J. ELDRIDGE.
E. ELSE.
E. FAWCETT.
A. FEARN.
R. FLINT.
E. FORD.
J. FRENCH.
J. GASCOYNE.
T. J. GASCOYNE.
F. GODLEY.
A. CRICH.
H. CRICH.
J. CRICH.
R. GRAINGER
E. GRAHAM.
A. GREEN.
W. GREEN.
J. E. GREEN.
J. HALL.
G. HAMPSON.
A. HARDY.
J.T. HARDY.
C. HARDY.
F. E. HARRIS.
E. HEPWORTH.
F. HEATH.
A. HEWITT.
J.W. HEWITT.
W. HOLMES.
S. HOLLYOAK.
W. HUCKERBY.
J. W. JACKSON.
E. JAGGER.
W. H. JEPSON.
J. JEPSON.
G. JENKINSON.
J. I. JENKINSON.
W. JOHNSON.
T. JONES.
J. H. KENNELL.
T. KNIGHT.
J. W. LEACHMAN.
F. LILLIMAN.
H. LILLIMAN.
A. MADIN.
W. T. MARTIN.
J. MATCHETT.
E. MATCHETT.
J. T. MASON.
G. T. MASON.
F. E. McGRAH.
E. MERRICKS.
E. MITCHELL.
R. NEWTON.
A. NORTHERN.
J. NUNN
B. ORWIN.
W. PARRAMORE.
E. PASHLEY.
F. POLLENDINE.
J. W. PRIESTLEY.

   R.I.P.
FDK. RAYBOULD.
FNK. RAYBOULD.
F. RAMSDEN.
A. E. REDIHOUGH.
F. REDFERN.
R. C. RIGGOTT.
G. RILEY.
H. RODGERS.
G. A .RUSSELL.
T. SCATTERGOOD.
W. SEYMOUR.
E. SHAW.
J. SHORT.
R. SHIPLEY.
J. W. SHIPLEY.
P. SHARPE.
T. SHARPE.
T. SHERIFF.
F. SIDDALL.
A. SIDDALL.
A. SMEDLEY.
H. SMITH.
W. SMITH.
F. STEVENSON.
L. STEVENSON.
J. M. STALLEY.
S. STEAD.
H. TAYLOR.
D. TAYLOR.
L. TAGG.
J. G. TANN.
S. W. THOMPSON.
J. VAUGHAN.
R. WAGSTAFFE.
H. WAGSTAFFE.
S. WALTERS.
L. W. WARMSLEY.
F. WAINWRIGHT.
J. J. WEBB.
H. WHITWORTH.
F. WHELPTON.
G. WINTER.
A. WILSON.
J.H. WOODY.
J. W. WOOD.
J.T. WRIGHT.
W. WYKES.
J. JEPSON.
E. STANHOPE.
T. ORWIN.

Conflicts and people named:
Conflict First World War (1914-1919)
Number died 148
Number served and returned  0
Total names 148
Administration
Custodian: Presumed to be the Parochial Church Council.

Local authorities:
From WW1: Newbold and Dunston Urban District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1922: Chesterfield Borough Council (unparished); Derbyshire County Council.
History
c1957: A new north aisle was built and the memorial was presumably moved to its present position from elswhere.

26 September 1977: The church was listed Grade II, Heritage List for England number 1334707.

10th July, 2013: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in good condition.
References
Comments
Page © Roy Branson