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Latitude: 51.2233 / 51°13'23"N
Longitude: 0.3396 / 0°20'22"E
OS Eastings: 563472
OS Northings: 149723
OS Grid: TQ634497
Mapcode National: GBR NQ7.8P3
Mapcode Global: VHHQ1.TJX2
Entry Name: Pair of Cheesman Headstones Approximately 2.5 Metres North of the Organ Loft of the Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 19 February 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1070473
English Heritage Legacy ID: 179477
Location: Hadlow, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN11
District: Tonbridge and Malling
Civil Parish: Hadlow
Built-Up Area: Hadlow
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
Church of England Parish: Hadlow
Church of England Diocese: Rochester
HADLOW CHURCH STREET
TQ 63 49
7/41 Pair of Cheesman headstones
- approx 2.5m north of the organ
loft of the Church of St Mary
Pair of adjacent headstones. Dated 1751 and 1759 in memory of members of the
Cheesman family. Sandstone. Both are upright slabs with curvilinear-shaped
double heads, and are inscribed with Roman serif upper and lower case
lettering. The left one stands approx 500mm high with recessed front panel.
The heads are crudely carved; the left one with a skull and crossbones, the
right one with crossbones only. This one records the death of 4-year old
Henry Cheesman in 1751. The right headstone stands approx 1.lm high and is
flat-faced. It records the deaths of Thomas Cheesman in 1759 and his wife
Elia in 1774.
Listing NGR: TQ6347249723
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