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Group of Headstones Approximately 12 Metres South of South Transept of Old Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Colston Bassett, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 52.8974 / 52°53'50"N

Longitude: -0.9683 / 0°58'5"W

OS Eastings: 469502

OS Northings: 333823

OS Grid: SK695338

Mapcode National: GBR BM7.81Z

Mapcode Global: WHFJD.3F6N

Plus Code: 9C4XV2WJ+WM

Entry Name: Group of Headstones Approximately 12 Metres South of South Transept of Old Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 23 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1045646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 241819

Location: Colston Bassett, Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire, NG12

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Rushcliffe

Civil Parish: Colston Bassett

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Colston Bassett

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

Tagged with: Tombstone

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SK63SE (east side, off)
4/12 Group of headstones
- approx. 12 metres
south of south
transept of old
Church of St Mary


Group of headstones. Early and late C18. Mainly slate. The
following 8 are of listable quality:

1. Of stone with double arched head with large crude round-faced winged
angel. Inscribed in large capitals to Mary daughter of John Bonser
by Mary his wife. Probably early to mid C18.

2. Small, rectangular with round-faced winged angel to Mary daughter
of Thomas Sumner by Anne his wife d.1710 aged 10 years. On the
back of the stone is a list of 5 more children who all died in
infancy: Eliz. d.1696, Tho. d.1696, Ann d.1697, John d.1698,
John d.1702.

3. Larger rectangular with round-faced winged angel. To Thomas Sumner
d.1727 in his 62nd year. Also Ann his wife d.1736 aged 67.

4. Tall, classical with finely cut details, shaped head. To Ferneough
Barratt d.1799. Signed by 'Wood'.

5. Shaped head, finely cut details including flowing foliage. To Mary
wife of Ferneough Barratt d.1791.

6. Rectangular with finely cut flowing decoration. To Wm. Parker jun.

7. Rectangular with flowing decoration. To Eliz. daughter of Wm. and
Mary Parker d.1757 aged 17.

8. Shaped, classical, with finely cut details. To Wm. Parker d.1792.
Also Mary his wife d.1794.

Listing NGR: SK6950233822

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