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Memorial Title

Holymoorside and Walton

Summary
Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a WW1 and WW2 war memorial pillar for Holymoorside and Walton in the parish park at Holymoorside, Derbyshire.
Images
Setting Memorial Inscription WW2 WW1
Locations
Last known location:
Garden
Parish Park
Holymoor Rd
Holymoorside
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
S42 7DX

NGR:
SK 33894 69377 ±4m
Location details:
In the northwest corner of the park.
Type
Overall type: Pillar.


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

Description:

A roughly dressed battered monolithic sandstone pillar set in a garden with lawns, shrubs, trees, paths and benches. A rectangular dressed panel has been formed on three faces containing the inscriptions and names in upright capital block lettering.
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Pillar Sandstone 1950 930 1000 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
6 o'clock face:
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict First World War (1914-1919) Second World War (1939-1945)
Number died 10 6
Number served and returned  0 0
Total names 10 6
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF
THE MEN OF THIS PARISH
WHO FELL IN THE TWO
WORLD WARS.
1914-1918 : 1939-1945
9 o'clock face:
1939 - 1945
BERTRAM (JACK) BOWER
WILLIAM HENRY BUNTING
GRAHAM FELLOWS
FREDERICK FRANCIS FELTHAM
WALTER MOWBRAY
WILLIAM EDWARD STEGER
3 o'clock face:
1914 - 1918
WILLIAM B M JACKSON
LUTHER ASHMORE
VICTOR HALKSWORTH
PERCY MADIN
EDWARD MAY
ARTHUR SHEMWELL
HORACE WETTON
HAROLD WIBBERLEY
ROBERT WRIGHT
ERNEST FLETCHER
Administration
Custodian: Holymoorside and Walton Parish Council

Local authorities:
From WW1: Brampton Parish Council; Brampton and Walton Urban District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From WW2: Walton Parish Council; Chesterfield Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Holymoorside and Walton Parish Council; North East Derbyshire District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History
4th February 2008: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in fair condition and well cared for.
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