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Capt W K S Haslam
Setting Window Window Inscription
Last known location:
St Matthew's Church
Church La
Nearest postcode:

SK 39662 40935
From listing description.
Location details:
In the west wall of the north aisle.
Overall type: Window.

Overall condition: Good. The inscription is legible.


A straight-headed stained-glass window containing three lights with ogee heads with the tracery creating four small irregular triangular panes. The main lights are spanned by a scene of a celestial army in ranks of white horses with inscriptions on scrolls in the bottom corners. The left and right quadrant panes contain a rose and acanthus leaves, the second pane contains the arms and motto of the Haslam family and the third pane contains the badge of the Royal Field Artillery. The inscriptions are in black sentence case gothic lettering.


Component Material Height Width Depth Condition
Window Stained glass 1650 1380 - Good
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Second pane: Aquus Dei Sal-vatormeus
Foot of left light: In righteousness He doth judge and make war.
Foot of right light: To the Glory of God and in memory of
Captain William Kenneth Seale Haslam R.F.A.
who was killed in action on 27th. April 1917
at Guemappe, and buried in Tilloy British Cemetery,
Tilloy-les-Mafflaines, South East of Arras
in France. Born on 10th. March 1893, the youngest
and beloved son of Sir Alfred Seale Haslam
and Lady Haslam, Breadsall Priory.

Conflicts and people commemorated

Conflict First World War (1914-1919)
Number died 1
Number served and returned 0
Total names 1
Custodians: Presumed to be the Parochial Church Council

Local Authorities:
From WW1: Morley Parish Council; Belper Rural District Council; Derbyshire County Council.
From 1974: Morley Parish Council; Erewash Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
The church lies within the Morley Conservation Area.
10th November, 1967: The church was listed Grade I, Heritage List for England reference 1205838. The window is mentioned in the listing description.
13th May, 2009: The memorial was surveyed by Roy Branson and it was in good condition.
4th April, 2015: The memorial was photographed by Roy Branson and it was in good condition.
Page © Roy Branson