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Stanley, Stanley Common and Smalley Common

Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a WW1 war memorial roll of honour at St Andrew's Church, Stanley, Derbyshire.
Porch Roll of Honour Click on a thumbnail to see a larger image.
Further images may be available on request.
Last known location:
St Andrew's Church
Station Rd
Nearest postcode:

SK 41926 40414
(From online digital mapping.)
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Location details:
The church is on the east side of the road in the centre of the village. The porch is around the south door and the roll of honour is inside, on the wall.
Overall type: Roll of honour.

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


A monochrome roll of honour printed on paper and mounted in a glazed wooden frame. Names are listed in approximate alphabetical order in three columns, those who gave their lives are marked with a cross, but not all of the subjects have full details given.


Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Roll of honour Paper c550 c450 - Fair
Frame Wood, plastic 610 500 - Fair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
1914 1919

Column 1: Column 2:
 Arthur, H.Private, Notts and Derby.
 Ashford, T.Private, Notts and Derby.
 Astill, A.Sergeant, Notts and Derby.
+Attenborough, ArthurRifleman, K.R.R.C.
 Attenborough, James E.Rifleman, K.R.R.C.
+Allenborough, ThomasPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Bacon, Arthur StanleyPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Bacon, E.Private, Notts and Derby.
 Baker, Edward
 Bancroft, AlbertRifleman, K.R.R.C.
 Barker, ThomasPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Barlow, Ernest
 Barlow, William
 Bingham, AlfredSergeant, Durham L.I.
 Bloor, ErnestA.V.C.
 Bosworth, Henry A.
 Brown, A Slater
 Brown, FrederickTrooper, Hussars
+Brown, ReginaldTrooper, Lancers
 Bunting, AlbertCorporal, Notts and Derby.
 Burton, SamPrivate, R.M.A.
 Carlin, AlbertPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Carlin, Frank
 Carlin, Samuel
 Carrier, JamesGunner, R.F.A.
 Chilton, Frederick
+Clare, George JamesCorporal, Royal Irish Regiment
 Clark, Edgar WilliamSignaller, R.F.A.
 Clark, Joseph ThomasFarrier, A.F.C.
+Cope, WilliamGunner, R.F.A.
+Costall, RobertPrivate, Durham L.I.
 Cotton, GeorgeSapper, R.E.
 Cowley, J.Lance-Corporal, Notts and Derby.
 Cresswell, Charles Henry
+Cresswell, ErnestWireless Operator, R.N.
 Cross, ChristopherPrivate, Leicester Regt.
+Davis, ArnoldPrivate, Leicester Regt.
+Davis, ThomasPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Dilks, AllenPrivate, R.A.M.C.
 Disney, W. D.Lance-Corporal, Leicester Regt.
+Durow, William1st Class Boy, H.M.S. Formidable.
 Ecob, T.Driver, Notts and Derby.
 Ellicott, Walter
 Elliott, AlbertPrivate, Grenadier Guards.
 Elliott, HarryGunner, R.H.A.
+Elliott, RichardPrivate, Grenadier Guards.
 Fancourt, FrederickPrivate, Grenadier Guards.
 Fletcher, CharlesPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Fletcher, JamesPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Flint, George WilliamRifleman, T.R.B.
 Flint, IvanGunner, R.F.A.
 Flint, F. W.Rifleman, T.R.B.
 Frost, NormanPrivate, M.T. A.S.C.
 Frost, T. S. N.Private, Leicester Regt.
 Gibbins, J.Bombardier, R.F.A.
 Gilbert, S.
 Green, HerbertGunner, R.F.A.
 Grocock, Thomas William
 Hall, George HenryPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Hart, Lawrence A.Corporal, Motor Transport.
 Hartshorn, A. E.
 Hartshorn, Cyril
 Hartshorn, GeorgeGunner, R.F.A.
 Haynes, AlfredPrivate, K.O.Y.L.I.
 Haynes, AnthonySergeant, Derbyshire Yeomanry
 Haynes, FrankSapper, R.E.
 Hemstock, Charles HenryPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Hemstock, PercySignaller, R.F.A.
 Hewins, Geoffrey ShawY.M.C.A.
+Holloway, SamuelCoy.-Serg.-Major S. Staffs. Regt.
 Holmes, UriahSeaman, H.M.S. Vengeance
 Horsley, WilliamPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Hort, Horace JephsonPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Hort, SamuelPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Hort, WalterRifleman, K.R.R.C.
 Huggins, Alfred
 Hunt, Henry
 Hunt, JosephPrivate, A.S.C. Remounts.
+James, Joseph WilliamPrivate, Grenadier Guards.
+Keats, FrederickPrivate, North Staffs. Regt.
 Kerry, Ernest ArthurGunner, R.G.A.
 Kerry, James ReginaldSeaman Gunner.
 Knowles, Albert CyrilDriver, M.T. A.S.C.
 Lawn, Joseph HenryGunner, Heavy Trench Mortar Batt.
 Longden, HiramDriver, R.F.A.
 Longden, JonathanGunner, R.F.A.
+Longden, LewisGunner, R.F.A.
 Longden, Walter
 Lord, EdwardDriver, Notts and Derby.
+Males, DavidPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Males, DolahPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Males, IsaacPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Malpas, Everard
 Mansfield, WilliamSapper, R.E.
 Martin, George Vernon
 Martin, Hector R.Rifleman, T,R,B.
 Martin, InmanCorporal, Notts and Derby.
 Martin, JohnStoker, H.M.S. Scourge.
 Marson, WilliamPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Mee, Albert
+Mee, George RidgardPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Mee, Reginald
+Morgan, George HamiltonMajor (acting), Roy. Welch Fus.
 Moss, James ArthurTrooper, Hussars.
 Moss, WilliamPrivate, Notts and Derby.
+ Gave their Lives for their Country. R.I.P.

Column 3:
Conflicts and people named:
Conflict First World War (1914-1919) Totals
Number died  20  20
Number served and returned 137 137
Total names 157 157
 Murfin, Charles Henry
+Newton, HarryPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Outram, William T.Trooper, South Notts Hussars.
 Pallett, James AlfredLance-Corpl., Worcester Regt.
 Pallett, ThomasBombardier, R.F.A.
 Pepper, Lewis
 Pritchett, JohnDriver, R.F.A.
 Roberts, Percy
 Robinson, Harold
 Roome, C.
 Roome, J.
 Seymour, H.Private, Notts and Derby.
 Shaw, Walter
+Sigley, RolandPrivate, K.O.Y.L.I.
 Simpson, Ernest
 Simpson, Samuel
 Smales, AlfredPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Smales, Charles CurtisPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Stafford, ArthurLance-Corporal, K.R.R.C.
 Steadman, WilliamPrivate.
 Stevenson, HarryPrivate, Staffordshire Regt.
 Stone, ArthurPrivate.
 Stone, ErnestGunner, R.F.A.
 Talbot, William
 Taylor, GeorgePrivate, A.S.C.
 Taylor, SidneyGunner, R.F.A.
 Taylor, ThomasPrivate, A.O.C.
 Thompson, HarryTrooper, Hussars
 Thompson, H. W.Gunner, R.F.A.
 Thompson, J. W.Trooper, Hussars
 Thompson, W.Gunner, R.F.A.
 Tuerlinck, J. JulienClairon, Infanterie Belge.
 Wain, H.Private, Notts and Derby.
 Wain, WilliamPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Waldron, GeorgePrivate, Lancashire Fus.
 Walters, F.
 Walters, MarkGunner, R.F.A.
 Watchorn, A. TurtonSergeant, R.F.A.
 Watson, ArthurPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Webster, George Radford
 Wheatley, Arthur WilliamGunner, R.H.A.
 Wheatley, Ernest
 Whitby, EnochPrivate, Royal Marines.
 Whiteman, Frederick
 Wild, GeorgeSergeant, A.S.C.
 Winfield, George HenrySapper, R. E.
 Winfield, HaroldPrivate, Notts and Derby.
 Winfield, SamuelPrivate, Duke of Cornwall's L.I.
 Wood, DavidPrivate, Leicester Regt.
 Wood, Horace
 Wray, Charles Alfred
 Yates, Wilfred ArthurRifleman, K.R.R.C.
Custodian: Presumed to be the Parochial Church Council

Local authorities:
From WW1: Stanley Parish Council; Shardlow Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Stanley and Stanley Common Parish Council; Erewash Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
10th November, 1967: The church was listed Grade II, Heritage List for England number 1329235.

Unknown date: The memorial lies within the Stanley Conservation Area.

3rd July, 2008: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and Alan Willmot. It was in fair condition and cared for.
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