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J A James - Organ

Summary
Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a WW2 war memorial organ commemorating Jonathan James in All Saints' Church, Mickleover, Derby.
Images
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Further images may be available on request.
Locations
Last known location:
All Saints' Church
Etwall Rd
Mickleover
Derby
Nearest postcode:
DE3 0DL

NGR:
SK 30529 34210
(From online digital mapping.)
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Location details:
At the west end of the nave.
Type
Overall type: Organ.


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

Description:

An unidentified part of a church organ, with a commemorative board on the face of the rack of pipes. The board has an inscription in upright capital roman lettering. (The organ console is located elsewhere in the building.)

Glossary
Components:

Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Unidentified part of organ. - c900 - - -
Board Wood c100 c800 c30 Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
PART OF THIS ORGAN WAS GIVEN BY HIS MOTHER IN MEMORY OF JONATHAN ALLEN JAMES
WHO DIED APRIL 15TH. 1945, WHILST A PRISONER OF WAR IN GERMANY.
PART OF THIS ORGAN WAS GIVEN BY BEN. CROCKETT, VICAR OF THIS PARISH, IN MEMORY OF
HIS MOTHER, AND OF MARY PEWTER A FAITHFUL FRIEND AND SERVANT.

Conflicts and people named:
Conflict Second World War (1939-1945) Totals
Action Unspecified
Number died 1 1
Number served and returned 0 0
Total names 1 1
Administration
Custodian: Presumed to be the parochial church council.

Local authorities:
From WW2: Mickleover Parish Council; Repton Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1968: Derby County Borough Council (Derby Corporation).
From 1974: Derby District (later Borough and from 1977 City) Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1997: Derby City Council (unitary authority).
History and Conservation
19th January, 1967: The church was listed Grade II*, Heritage List for England number 1216184.

March, 1975: The Mickleover Conservation Area was first designated. The memorial lies within the area.

6th August, 2008: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson. It was in fair condition. .
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