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Latitude: 53.6952 / 53°41'42"N
Longitude: -1.7359 / 1°44'9"W
OS Eastings: 417536
OS Northings: 422112
OS Grid: SE175221
Mapcode National: GBR JT9Q.Z3
Mapcode Global: WHC9W.9DM2
Entry Name: The Nuns Grave
Listing Date: 2 December 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1133847
English Heritage Legacy ID: 338864
Location: Calderdale, HD6
Electoral Ward/Division: Brighouse
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Hartsheadst Peter
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
BRIGHOUSE KIRKLEES PARK
SE 12 SE
4/125 The Nuns Grave
Two table tombs surrounded by octagonal tapered stone columns with pointed caps
with remains of iron railings. One tomb is raised medieval grave slab with
engraved crucifix, other has much weathered stone slab surrounded by C18 sides
with inscription 'To Elizabeth de Stainton: late: Priores: of this: Hous: Sweet:
Jesus: of: Nazareth: Grant: mercy:.' G. Hepworth, 'Brighouse, its scenery and
antiquities', (Halifax 1885), p.ll.
Listing NGR: SE1753622112
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