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Memorial
Title
Mid B Farley - Plaque
Images
Setting Location Memorial Memorial Plaque
Locations
Last known location:
The Cloughs
 (Moorland hillside)
Pennine Way
Edale Head
Kinder Scout
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
S33 7ZJ

NGR:
SK 08895 86835 ±5m
Location details:
About 2km northwest of Upper Booth in the Hope Valley. In remote inhospitable moorland on the southwestern flank of Kinder Plateau, between Jacob's Ladder and Pym Chair, a few metres south of the un-named footpath between Noe Stool, Pym Chair and Crowdon Tower.
Type
Overall type:  Plaque.


Overall condition: Fair.  The inscription is legible.


Description:

An oblong stainless steel plaque attached to aircraft wreckage. The inscription is in different styles of black lettering.
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Plaque Stainless steel 55 100 1 Good
Relic Metal - - - Poor
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
"Uncle" BRIAN FARLEY
8-10-1930 - 13-1-1951
Connected by Name
Together in Spirit
Love
"Nephew" Brian Edward Farley


Conflicts and people commemorated
Conflict Non-combat death in service
Number died 1
Number served and returned 0
Total names 1
Administration
Custodians:
The land is owned and managed by the National Trust but it is believed that the memorial was provided and installed by private individuals.

Local Authorities:
After WW2: Edale Parish Council, Chapel en le Frith Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
Since 1974: Edale Parish Council, High Peak Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History
17th April, 1951: The memorial lies in the Peak District National Park designated on that date.

2nd August, 2012: The memorial was recorded by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in good condition.
References
Comments
Page © Roy Branson