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Hamar Memorial Approximately 13 Metres to North of North Aisle of Church of St George

A Grade II Listed Building in Clun, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.4188 / 52°25'7"N

Longitude: -3.03 / 3°1'47"W

OS Eastings: 330048

OS Northings: 280586

OS Grid: SO300805

Mapcode National: GBR B5.NLPN

Mapcode Global: VH769.FGJM

Entry Name: Hamar Memorial Approximately 13 Metres to North of North Aisle of Church of St George

Listing Date: 5 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054475

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257193

Location: Clun, Shropshire, SY7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Clun

Built-Up Area: Clun

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Clun

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

(South side)

15/99 Hamar Memorial
- approximately 13 metres
to North of North Aisle
of Church of St George


Pedestal tomb. Circa 1830-5. Sandstone ashlar. Moulded plinth, sunken
panels, moulded cornice and concave capping to swagged urn-finial. To
Moses (died 1835) and Edith (died 1838) Hamar and their 7 children (died
1811). Inscribed: "The above children of Moses and Edith Hamar/of
Colestay in this Parish were all/carried off by a Putrid Fever with/
awful rapidity in the short space of/Three Weeks - a sad instance of the/
uncertainty of human life".

Listing NGR: SO3004880588

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