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Latitude: 51.5551 / 51°33'18"N
Longitude: -0.1811 / 0°10'51"W
OS Eastings: 526198
OS Northings: 185596
OS Grid: TQ261855
Mapcode National: GBR D0.M0P
Mapcode Global: VHGQR.T54N
Entry Name: Tomb of Lady Elizabeth Norton in St Johns Churchyard
Listing Date: 11 January 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1067361
English Heritage Legacy ID: 476971
Location: Camden, London, NW3
Electoral Ward/Division: Frognal and Fitzjohns
Built-Up Area: Camden
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St John Hampstead
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ2685NW CHURCH ROW
798-1/26/1748 Tomb of Lady Elizabeth Norton in St
Table tomb to Lady Elizabeth Norton, died 1715. A stone slab
on 6 arcaded square columns, with ringed capitals and large
bases. A very well preserved example of a type unusual in
London churchyards, to a daughter of the Earl of Gainsborough.
The inscription is still legible: 'her virtues appeared in
every part of her life, her humility in her grave, which she
chose in this place'.
(Wade C: Buried in Hampstead: Camden History Society: 1986-).
Listing NGR: TQ2619885596
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