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J.W. Wildgoose was a local builder, contractor and quarry owner born in Matlock. The builders yard he ran was located just below Rockside. The card reads, 'How lovely are Thy Dwellings, O Lord of Hosts! My Soul longeth, yea, fainteth, for the Courts of the Lord, My Heart and my flesh cry out for the living God. THE LIVING GOD. John William Wildgoose. Born February 20th 1862, Died April 28th 1923. 'To live in the hearts of those we love is not to die' Interred at St Giles' Churchyard, Matlock, May 2nd 1923'