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Memorial Title

All Saints' RC Church - WW1

Summary

Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a WW1 war memorial tablet at All Saints' RC Church, Old Glossop, Derbyshire.
Images

Setting Tablet
Locations

Last known location:
All Saints' RC Church
Church St
Old Glossop
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
SK13 7RJ

NGR:
SK 03855 94831 ±5m
Location details:
This is the Roman Catholic Church at the western end of Church St near the junctions with Woodhead Rd (B6105) and Hall Meadow Rd, and is not to be confused with All Saints' Anglican Church at the eastern end of the same street. The tablet is inside the church on the east wall, north of the door.
Type

Overall type: Tablet.


Overall condition: Good. The inscription is legible and the memorial is well cared for.

Description:

A nowy-headed limestone tablet with hollowed shoulders and stopped chamfers on the side and bottom edges. At the head is a small cross within an incised roundel and the tablet bears an inscription in black upright capital block lettering. The tablet is mounted on an oblong black stone backboard with the dates at the head.
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Tablet Limestone 340 380 50 Good
Backboard Stone 400 450 25 Good
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription

Tablet:
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict First World War (1914-1919)
Number died 11
Number served and returned  0
Total names 11
R.I.P.
THE HON: PHILIP FITZALAN HOWARD.
J. COMERFORD.
E. NIXON
J. J. KILFOYLE.
H. WHITE.
W. NEWSHAM
M. CLEARY.
F. CONNOR.
J. BROUGH.
J. LOGAN
J. W. BENNETT.
Backboard:
1914  1919
Administration

Custodian: Presumed to be the church managers.

Local authorities:
From WW1: Glossop Parish Council; Glossop Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Unparished; High Peak Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History

29th September, 2015: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in good condition and well cared for.
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