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Memorial
Title

Pte L Stevenson

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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 37123 73591 ±5m
Location details:
In the western section of the cemetery, near the hedge on the northern boundary.
Type
Overall type: Addition to Gravestone.


Overall condition: Fair. The inscription is legible.


Description:

An addition to a white marble kerbstone on a family grave. The oblong kerbs have chamfered inner faces that bear an inlaid inscription mainly in upright capital block lettering. An accompanying oblong vase bears a further inscription.


Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Kerbs White marble 310 895 2120 Fair
Vase White marble 250 380 210 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
West kerb: IN
LOVING MEMORY
OF
North kerb: Edwin, BELOVED HUSBAND OF ADA STEVENSON.
WHO ENTERED INTO REST JUNE 30TH. 1936, AGED 60 YEARS.
ALSO PTE. LOUIS STEVENSON SON OF THE ABOVE KILLED IN ACTION JAN. 17TH. 1917, AGED 21 YEARS.

East kerb:

PEACE
PERFECT PEACE

Vase:

IN LOVING MEMORY
OF
DANIEL ALLEN.
DIED DEC. 18TH.. 1935,
AGED 71 YEARS.
REST IN PEACE.


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 Stevenson 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