Derbyshire War Memorials
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Memorial Title

Brig T H Dyke DSO DL

Summary

Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a war memorial flagpole to Brig Trevor Dyke DSO DL at Bamford.
Images
Memorial Plaque Click on a thumbnail to see a larger image.
Further images may be available on request.
Locations
Last known location:
St John the
 Baptist's Churchyard
Main Rd (A6013)
Bamford
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
S33 0AY

NGR:
SK 20733 83379 ±5m
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Location details:
West of the church, near the gate to the road.
Type
Overall type: Flagpole.


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

Description:

A white painted metal flagpole bearing an oblong brass plaque on the wooden base supports. The cast metal plaque has a stippled ground with a raised border and the inscription is in raised upright capital block lettering.

Glossary
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Flagpole Metal c5000 80 dia Fair
Base Wood 700 190 110 Fair
Plaque Brass 100 150 5 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
"IN LOVING MEMORY OF
BRIGADIER
TREVOR HART DYKE. D.S.O., D.L.
1905-1995"
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict Unspecified service Totals
Action
Number died 0 0
Number served and returned 1 1
Total names 1 1
Administration
Custodian: Not known.

Local authorities:
From WW2: Bamford Parish Council; Chapel en le Frith Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Bamford and Thornhill Parish Council; High Peak Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History
17th April, 1951: The memorial lies within the Peak District National Park designated on that date.

9th April, 2014: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in fair condition and cared for.
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