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Church of St Michael and All Angels - Roll of Honour

Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a WW1 war memorial roll of honour in the Church of St Michael and All Angels, Sheldon, Derbyshire.
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Last known location:
Church of St Michael and
 All Angels
Church La
Nearest postcode:
DE45 1QS

SK 17556 68888
(From online digital mapping.)
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Location details:
The church is on the east side of Church La. The roll of honour is inside, on the south wall.
Overall type: Roll of honour Overall condition: Good. The inscription is legible and the memorial is cared for.


A framed and glazed roll of honour printed on paper. The roll has a black latin cross at the head and the main text is in black and red decorative sentence case lettering. The names are in a single column of black upright sentence case roman lettering. The moulded wooden frame is stained brown.


Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Roll of honour Paper c380 c220 - Good
Frame Wood, glass, card 540 440 20 Good
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
For King and Country.
The Church of S. Michael and All Angels,
Sheldon, Derbyshire.
William Wright HallowesPrivateGrenadierGuards
Frederick William Brocklehurst"""
Thomas Anthony Brocklehurst"""
Samuel Henry Wilton"""
Alfred Wildgoose"Lancashire Fusiliers.
George Ward"1st Derbyshire Yeomanry.
Frederick George Flack Bramwell"6th Manchester Regt.
John Brocklehurst"Northumberland Fusiliers.
Frederick Arthur Goodwin"East Lancashire Regt.
John Lancaster Naylor"Durham Light Infantry.
Samuel Bramwell"31st Sherwood Foresters.
Samuel RowlandDriver 201st Heavy R.G.A.
Thomas MortenPrivate Sherwood Foresters.
Benjamin SheldonGunner R.G.A.
Anthony GytePrivate 3rd Sherwood Foresters.
John Sherwin"3rd Leicestershire Regt.
Brethren, Pray for Us.

Conflicts and people named:
Conflict First World War (1914-1919) Totals
Action Not stated
Number died * *
Number served 16* !6*
Total names 16 16
* The list does not distinguish between the those who fell and those who returned.
Custodian: Presumed to be the Parochial Church Council

Local authorities:
From WW1: Sheldon Parish Council; Bakewell Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Sheldon Parish Council; Derbyshire Dales District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History and Conservation
17th April, 1951: The Peak District National Park was designated and the church lies within it.

27th July, 1984: The church was listed Grade II, Heritage List for England number 1334884.

4th July, 2012: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in good condition and cared for.

16th May, 2018: The memorial was photographed by Roy Branson. It was in fair condition and cared for
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