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Memorial Title

Ridgeway - Peace Memorial Garden

Summary

Derbyshire War Memorials: description of a WW1 and WW2 peace memorial garden at Ridgeway, Derbyshire.
Images
Setting Inscription Inscription
Locations
Last known location:
Memorial Garden
Main Rd
Ridgeway
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
S12 3XR

NGR:
SK 40295 81774 ±3m
Location details:
On the western side of the road.
Type
Overall type: Garden.


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

Description:

A peace garden with stone front wall, metal gates bearing inscriptions in decorative lettering, coniferous side and rear boundary hedges and containing shrubs, benches and a sun dial.
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Garden - - - - Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
Left gate:
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict First World War (1914-1919) Second World War (1939-1945)
Number died 0 0
Number served and returned 0 0
Total names 0 0
1914-18
RWM
Right gate:
1939-45
RWM
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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