Derbyshire War Memorials
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Memorial Title

F Keates

Summary
Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a WW1 war memorial to Frederick Keates in the churchyard of the United Church of All Saints, Stanley Common, Derbyshire.
Images
Setting Grave Headstone Click on a thumbnail to see a larger image.
Further images may be available on request.
Locations
Last known location:
Churchyard
United Church of All Saints
Belper Rd (A609)
Stanley Common
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
DE7 6FS

NGR:
SK 41501 42400 ±5m
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Location details:
To the north of the church.
Type
Overall type: Addition to gravestone.


Overall condition: Fair. The inscription is legible.


Description:

An addition to the lettering on a white marble headstone on a family grave. The headstone is in the style of a cross on a flat stepped base and has an inlaid inscription in mixed styles of lettering.

Glossary
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Headstone White marble 1000 560 50 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
In
Loving Memory of
CLARA ELIZABETH KEATES,
WHO DIED MAY 7. 1916,
Aged 17 months.
ALSO OF FREDERICK, HER FATHER,
WHO DIED APRIL 30.1916,
Aged 34 years
GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THAT
HE GAVE HIS LIFE FOR OTHERS.
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict First World War (1914-1919) Totals
Action
Number died 1 1
Number served and returned 0 0
Total names 1 1
Administration
Custodian: Presumed to be the Keates family.

Local authorities:
From WW1: Stanley Parish Council; Shardlow Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Stanley and Stanley Common Parish Council; Erewash Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History
13th December, 2013: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in fair condition.
References
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