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Monument to John Crosier, About Ten Yards North West of Chancel of St Giles' Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Ickenham, Hillingdon

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Latitude: 51.5649 / 51°33'53"N

Longitude: -0.4437 / 0°26'37"W

OS Eastings: 507969

OS Northings: 186265

OS Grid: TQ079862

Mapcode National: GBR 2S.0TP

Mapcode Global: VHFSZ.8X9P

Plus Code: 9C3XHH74+XG

Entry Name: Monument to John Crosier, About Ten Yards North West of Chancel of St Giles' Church

Listing Date: 10 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065901

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422558

Location: Hillingdon, London, UB10

County: Hillingdon

Electoral Ward/Division: Ickenham

Built-Up Area: Hillingdon

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Giles Ickenham

Church of England Diocese: London

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The following buildings shall be added:

(west side)
804-/14/10009 Monument to John
Crosier, about ten yards
north-west of chancel of
St Giles' Church
Monument to John Crosier, ob. 1801. Portland stone tomb chest with pyramidal cover
surmounted by a fluted urn upon a square plinth. Each corner of the tomb chest is shouldered.
The railings that once enclosed the tomb have gone. The short inscription ends with the
couplet: Praises on Tombs are Trifles vainly spent/ Man's Good Life is his Best Monument. At
the time of inspection the monument is in very poor condition: weathering, vegetation and the
exposure of cramps have led to extensive cracking.

Listing NGR: TQ0796986265

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