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Title
Ashford in the Water - WW2 Roll of Honour
Images
Setting Setting Roll Twentythree other photographs are held on file, all taken at the unveiling on 8th November, 2014.
Locations
Last known location:
Ashford War Memorial
  Institute
Betty La (B6465)
Ashford in the Water
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
DE45 1PZ

NGR:
SK 19711 69772
(From online digital mapping)
Location details:
The institute is at the junction with Baslow Rd or New Rd. The roll is on the wall inside the main room.
Type
Overall type:  Roll of Honour.


Overall condition: Good.  The inscription is legible.


Description:

A framed and glazed roll of honour. The inscription and names are printed in black mixed case roman lettering on white card. There are clusters of red poppies in the two top corners and the whole is bordered by a thin red ruled line. The frame is of wooden moulding with a repeated decorative motif.
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Roll Card 595 455 - Good
Frame Wood, glass 690 555 25 Good
Dimensions in millimetres unless stated otherwise, ±5mm.
Inscription
1939 - 1945 War
KILLED IN ACTION
(Names)
ALSO SERVED
(Names)

Conflicts and people commemorated
Conflict Second World War (1939-1945)
Number died  3
Number served and returned 63
Total names 66
Administration
Custodians:
Trustees of Ashford Memorial Hall Institute
Local Authorities:
From 1974: Ashford in the Water Parish Council; Derbyshire Dales District Council and Derbyshire County Council
History
8th November, 2014: Unveiled by His Grace Peregrine Cavendish, 12th Duke of Devonshire KCVO CBE; dedicated by local clergy; surveyed by Alan Willmot.
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