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St John the Baptist's Church - WW2 Roll of Honour

Summary

Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a WW2 war memorial roll of honour in St John the Baptist's Church at Winster, Derbyshire.
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Setting Memorial
Locations

Last known location:
St John the Baptist's Church
Elton Rd (B5057)
Winster
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
DE4 2DH

NGR:
SK 23948 60575
(From online digital mapping.)
Location details:
On the north wall of the Baptistry, inside the church at the west end of the south aisle.
Type

Overall type: Roll of honour.


Overall condition: Good. The inscription is legible.


Description:

A framed and glazed paper roll of honour. The inscription and names are printed in black decorative capital lettering and the names, which are arranged in two columns, have rubricated initials. The paper roll is mounted with blue card in a moulded wooden frame.
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Roll of honour Paper 380 280 - Good
Frame Wood, glass, card 570 470 20 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
WINSTER
ROLL OF HONOUR
MEN & WOMEN WHO SERVED THEIR
COUNTRY IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR
1939 – 1945
BARNSLEY HAROLD NEEDHAM GEORGE HARRY
BARTON FRANK NOWELL JAMES ARTHUR
BATEMAN WILLIAM ERNEST NOWELL RUPERT WILLIAM
BLORE ALEX PHILLIPS ALFRED
BLORE FRANCIS ALEX SEARLE WALTER
BOAM CHARLES H. WALKER SHEPHERD ALBERT
BODEN WILFRED ABEL SLANEY WILLIAM BEEBE
BRITTON DONALD STATON FRANCIS WILLIAM
CORFIELD RICHARD STOKER ARTHUR DESMOND
CORLESS HAROLD STONE BERNARD
CORLESS JOHN STONE DENNIS
DALE GEORGE STONE GEORGE WILLIAM
DALE ROY STONE LESLIE
DURDEN WILLIAM THOMAS IVOR
GRAVES LAWRENCE WILLIAM THORPE HUGH NAYLOR
GREATOREX GEORGE THORPE JOHN ROBERT NAYLOR
HEATH ALBERT TURNER RODNEY FRANCIS
HEATHCOTE PERCY RONALD WALKER JOSEPH DONALD
HEATHCOTE ERNEST MOSLEY WALTERS RONALD
HOPE GEORGE WEBSTER WILLIAM HENRY
HOPE STANLEY WILSON FRED
KEMP WILLIAM
KEMP NEVILLE WOMEN'S SECTION
LONGDEN WILLIAM ANTHONY BLORE IRIS MARY
MARSHALL EDWIN REGINALD BOAM SYLVIA
MARSHALL LESLIE NORMAN GILDING JOYCE
MILLWARD WILLIAM HODGKINSON CYNTHIA
MOSLEY HAROLD ERNEST

Conflicts and people named:
Conflict Second World War (1939-1945)
Number died Not distinguished
Number served and returned Not distinguished
Total names 53
Administration

Custodian: Presumed to be the Parochial Church Council

Local authorities:
From WW2: Winster Parish Council; Bakewell Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Winster Parish Council; Derbyshire Dales District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History

17th April, 1951: The church lies in the Peak District National Park designated on that date.

Unknown date: The church lies within the Winster Conservation Area.

12th July 1967: The church was listed Grade II, Heritage List for England number 1335208.

17th July 2010: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson. It was in good condition and well cared for.

22nd February 2016: The memorial was rephotographed by Roy Branson. It was in good condition and well cared for. The inscriptions and names were transcribed by Annette Carter.
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