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Latitude: 52.9191 / 52°55'8"N
Longitude: -1.4937 / 1°29'37"W
OS Eastings: 434142
OS Northings: 335859
OS Grid: SK341358
Mapcode National: GBR PFG.PY
Mapcode Global: WHDGT.1W0J
Entry Name: Monument to Thomas Skevington in the General Cemetery
Listing Date: 8 December 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1031543
English Heritage Legacy ID: 468982
Location: Derby, DE22
County: City of Derby
Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Derby
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Derby St Luke
Church of England Diocese: Derby
UTTOXETER NEW ROAD
Monument to Thomas Skevington in the General Cemetery
Monument. 1877. Portland stone with polished red granite dressings and cast iron. Square base of four steps supports low coped walls topped with ornate iron railings and corner piers decorated with red granite half spheres. Square monument has red granite columns at each corner supporting pointed arches topped with gables. South-west front inscribed:- "In affectionate remembrance of THOMAS SKEVINGTON, who died July 17th 1877 aged 58, also of FELICIA wife of the above who died Nov 3rd 1885, aged 64 years". Other faces record burials of Thomas Robert, son, died 1879, Maria, died 1880, John, died 1881 and Emma Maria, died 1926. Each gable has crockets and finials. Square spire rises behind gables.
Listing NGR: SK3414235859
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