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Chest Tomb to Anne Lister 1735 and Raised Grave Slab to William Havden 1699 Approximately 10 Metres North West of Corner Buttress of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Morley, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7479 / 53°44'52"N

Longitude: -1.6018 / 1°36'6"W

OS Eastings: 426355

OS Northings: 428018

OS Grid: SE263280

Mapcode National: GBR KT83.07

Mapcode Global: WHC9R.C2G4

Entry Name: Chest Tomb to Anne Lister 1735 and Raised Grave Slab to William Havden 1699 Approximately 10 Metres North West of Corner Buttress of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135121

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341847

Location: Morley, Leeds, LS27

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Morley

Built-Up Area: Morley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Morley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


SE2628SW LS27 TROY ROAD
MORLEY (east side, off)
7/56
Chest tomb to
Anne Lister 1735
and raised grave
slab to William
Havden 1699 approx
10m north-west of
corner buttress of
Church of St. Mary

GV II

Chest tomb and raised grave slab. Ashlar. c1735 and 1699.
Chest tomb inscribed: Raised grave slab inscribed:
"HERE "HERE LYETH
lieth Interred the THE BODY OF
Body of Ann late WILLIAM HAV
Wife of William Lister DEN MINIST
of Bruntcliffe who de- ER WHO DE
parted this Life ye 7th day PARTED THIS
of April Anno Do 1735 LIFE THE 26
in ye 60th Year of her Age..." OF AUGUST
1699 AND OF
Finely carved with pilasters AGE 58...."
entablature and semicircular head
the keystone with carved angel.
Set in the spandrely trumpeting
angels in high relief.


Listing NGR: SE2635528018

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