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Hopley Headstone South of Nave of Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Malpas, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.0194 / 53°1'9"N

Longitude: -2.7667 / 2°46'0"W

OS Eastings: 348663

OS Northings: 347172

OS Grid: SJ486471

Mapcode National: GBR 7H.FSHP

Mapcode Global: WH898.GCQM

Plus Code: 9C5V269M+P8

Entry Name: Hopley Headstone South of Nave of Church

Listing Date: 28 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130625

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55571

ID on this website: 101130625

Location: St Oswald's Church, Malpas, Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire, SY14

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Malpas

Built-Up Area: Malpas

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Malpas St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Chester

Tagged with: Tombstone

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Hopley Headstone south of Nave of Church


Headstone, mid C18, of sandstone, inscribed In Memory of Samuel Hopley
Poet late of Duckington who left this life in hope for a better
September the 11th 1769 Aged 66. Also here lyeth the remains of John
Son of Samuel Hopley of Duckington who Departed this life November the
6th 1791 Aged..... Elizabeth the Daughter of Samuel Hopley of
Duckington Died July 25th 1741 aged 10. Also Mary the Daughter of
John and Mary Hopley of Duckington who departed this life..May 1771...
A headstone recording an unusual profession.

Listing NGR: SJ 48663 47172

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