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Memorial
Title

R Flint

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

NGR:
SK 37085 73559 ±5m
Location details:
Near the middle of of the western section of the cemetery.
Type
Overall type: Addition to Gravestone.


Overall condition: Fair. The inscription is legible.


Description:

An addition to a black granite headstone on a family grave. The headstone is in the style of an unfurled scroll bearing an incised inscription in several styles of lettering and is accompanied by plain oblong kerbs.


Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Headstone Granite 540 680 750 Good
Kerbs Granite 270 960 2080 Good
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
In Loving Memory of
JOHN,
THE DEARLY BELOVED HUSBAND OF
LOUISA FLINT.
DIED JULY 2ND. 1927, AGED 70 YEARS.
Also OWEN
SON OF THE ABOVE
DIED OCT. 8TH. 1899, AGED 19 YEARS.
Also REGINALD, SECOND SON,
KILLED IN FRANCE BY ENEMY AIRCRAFT,
SEPT. 30TH. 1917, AGED 34 YEARS.
"THY WILL NOT MINE O LORD."
Also LOUISA,
DEARLY LOVED WIFE OF THE ABOVE JOHN FLINT.
DIED APRIL 7TH. 1933. AGED 86 YEARS.
"WORTHY OF EVERLASTING REMEMBRANCE."
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict First World War (1914-1919)
Number died 1
Number served and returned 0
Total names 1
Administration
Custodian: Presumed to be the Flint family

Local authorities:
From WW1: Newbold and Dunston Urban District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1922: Chesterfield Borough Council (unparished); Derbyshire County Council.
History
10th July, 2013: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in fair condition.
References
Comments
Page © Roy Branson