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All Saints' Church - Book of Remembrance

Summary
Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a war memorial book of remembrance in All Saints' Church, Elton, Derbyshire.
Images
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Locations
Last known location:
All Saints' Church
Main St
Elton
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
DE4 4DE

NGR:
SK 22181 60985
(From online digital mapping.)
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Location details:
On a shelf just inside the door.
Type
Overall type: Book of remembrance.


Overall condition: Fair. The memorial is cared for.


Description:

A spiral bound A4 book of remembrance containing printed paper pages of general commemorative information together with individual biographies of the men who fell.

Glossary
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Book Paper, card, plastic 295 210 5 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
Front cover
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict First World War (1914-1919) Second World War (1939-1945) Totals
Action Unspecified
Number died 11 2 13
Number served and returned  0 0  0
Total names 11 2 13
ELTON REMEMBERS
It is neither practical nor desirable to reproduce the contents of the book, but the names included are:
Harry Allison
John Alsop
Edward Bibby
John William Boam
Joseph Dale
Fred Glossop
Richard Glossop
Joseph Hardy
Peter Marsden
Joshua Smith
Rupert Stone
Charles Ronald Ashton
Joseph Frederick Glossop
Administration
Custodian: Presumed to be the Parochial Church Council

Local authorities:
From WW2: Elton Parish Council; Bakewell Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Elton Parish Council; Derbyshire Dales District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History
17th April, 1951: The church lies within the Peak District National Park designated on that date.

12th July, 1967: The church was listed Grade II, Heritage List for England number 1311749.

15th October, 2009: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in fair condition and cared for.
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