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Memorial Title

New Mills - Roll of Honour 2

Summary

Derbyshire War Memorials: a description of a WW1 roll of honour in Church Road, New Mills, Derbyshire.
Images
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Locations
Last known location:
Roadside
Church Rd (A6015)
New Mills
Derbyshire
Nearest postcode:
SK22 4PF

NGR:
SK 00488 85362 ±5m
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Location details:
The memorial is on the northern side of the road, adjacent to the entrance to the Church of St George.
Type
Overall type: Roll of honour. Overall condition: Fair. The inscription is legible and the memorial is cared for.


Description:

A roll of honour comprising four typwritten A4 sheets in a pole-mounted case. The sheets are arranged on a backing card with the design of the Union Flag within the metal case which is painted green and has a transparent plastic front. It is presumed that the memorial was intended as a commemoration of WW1 and that the sheets have been changed to represent the different casualties during the progression of the war.

Glossary
Components:

ComponentMaterialHeightWidthDepthCondition
Page x4Paper297210-Poor
BackboardCard760510-Fair
FrameMetal, plastic870620 45Poor
PoleMetalc2000c75 diaFair
Dimensions in millimetres ±5mm unless stated otherwise.
Inscription
[Not known]

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Conflicts and people named:
ConflictFirst World War (1914-1919)Totals
Action or eventNot stated
Number died00
Number served and returned00
Total names00
Administration
Custodian: Not known

Local authorities:
From 1974: New Mills Town Council, High Peak Borough Council; Derbyshire County Council.
History and Conservation
2014?: The memorial is believed to have been erected to commemorate the centenary of WW1.
References
Comments

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