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Memorial Title

Centenary of WW1

Summary

Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a war memorial tableau commemorating the centenary of WW1 at St John the Evangelist's Church, Ridgeway, Derbyshire.
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Memorial Detail
Locations
Last known location:
St John the Evangelist's
 Church
Main Rd
Ridgeway
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
S12 3XX

NGR:
SK 40146 81207
(From online digital mapping.)
Location details:
The church is on the western side of the road. The memorial is inside.
Type
Overall type: Tableau.


Overall condition: Fair. 


Description:

A small tableau on a wooden stand. The tableau contains a Union Flag with a grave marker and poppies on a ground of green lichen.
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Whole memorial wood, vegetation 1070 360 360 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
1914
2014
IN
REMEMBRANCE
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict First World War (1914-1919)
Number died 0
Number served and returned 0
Total names 0
Administration
Custodian: Not known.

Local authorities:
From WW1: Eckington Parish Council; Chesterfield Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council
From 1974: Eckington Parish Council; North East Derbyshire District Council; Derbyshire County Council
History
4th May, 2016: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in fair condition.
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