Derbyshire War Memorials
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Memorial Title

Pte A Jackson, Pte J Jackson and Pte L Jackson

Summary

Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a war memorial to Pte A Jackson, Pte J Jackson and Pte L Jackson comprising an addition to a gravestone in St Peter and St Paul's Churchyard, Old Brampton, Derbyshire.
Images
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Further images may be available on request.
Locations
Last known location:
St Peter and
 St Paul's Churchyard
Main Rd
Old Brampton
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
S42 7JG

NGR:
SK 33624 71937 ±5m
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Location details:
Near the northeast corner of the church.
Type
Overall type: Addition to gravestone.


Overall condition: Fair. The inscription is legible.


Description:

An addition to the lettering on a family gravestone. The tall sandstone headstone has a semicircular arch top, stepped and hollowed shoulders, a panel at the head bearing a cross on a stepped base in relief and is surrounded by a raised border and nailhead motif. The inscription is incised in mainly upright capital block lettering coloured black. The headstone is accompanied by an inclined tablet in the style of an open book with a further inscription. The tablet is supported on a base and the grave is surrounded by oblong sandstone kerbs.

Glossary
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Headstone Sandstone 1200 735 70 Fair
Tablet Sandstone 455 605 70 Fair
Base Sandstone 270 610 300 Fair
Kerbs Sandstone 180 1895 2020 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
Headstone:
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict First World War (1914-1919) Totals
Action
Number died 3 3
Number served and returned 0 0
Total names 3 3
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
MARY
THE BELOVED WIFE OF LUKE JACKSON
WHO DIED JULY 16TH 1916
AGED 53 YEARS
ALSO OF HER SONS
PTE ARTHUR JACKSON
ROYAL SCOTTISH FUSILIERS
KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE
JULY 14TH 1916
AGED 19 YEARS
PTE JOSEPH JACKSON
KINGS LIVERPOOL REG.T
KILLED IN ACTION IN FRANCE
OCTOBER 15TH 1916
AGED 30 YEARS
PTE LUKE JACKSON
7TH LEICESTER REG.T
DIED NOV 16TH 1918
AGED 24 YEARS
Tablet:
Treasured
a dear husband
and father
HARRY
LANCASTER
DIED
24th AUG. 1987
AGED 85 YEARS
IN HEAVENLY
memories of
a loving wife
and mother
MARY
LANCASTER
DIED
2nd FEB. 1997
AGED 94 YEARS
LOVE ABIDING
Administration
Custodian: Presumed to be the Jackson family.

Local authorities:
From WW1: Brampton Parish Council; Brampton and Walton Urban District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From WW2: Brampton Parish Council; Chesterfield Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Brampton Parish Council; North East Derbyshire District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History
25th January, 2017: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in fair condition.
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