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Graveslab (Couldwell) Approximately 8 Metres South West of Tower of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Silkstone, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5484 / 53°32'54"N

Longitude: -1.5629 / 1°33'46"W

OS Eastings: 429056

OS Northings: 405838

OS Grid: SE290058

Mapcode National: GBR KWJD.FQ

Mapcode Global: WHCBQ.Y2XK

Entry Name: Graveslab (Couldwell) Approximately 8 Metres South West of Tower of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 23 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151742

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334288

Location: Silkstone, Barnsley, S75

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Silkstone

Built-Up Area: Silkstone

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Silkstone All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(East side)

11/159 Graveslab (Couldwell)
approx 8 metres south
west of tower of Church
of All Saints


Graveslab. c1711. Sandstone slab with incised decoration to edges and
dividing the stone lengthways each part with arched decoration at top. The
left part is dedicated to: Elizabeth the daughter of John Couldwell of
Simhill d. 28th December 1711, aged 19 years. Below, in later lettering:
Sarah wife of James Hirst d. 15th September 1740. The right part is
dedicated to: John son of John Couldwell of Simhill d. 23rd October 1711.
Also James Hirst d. January 10th 1771 aged 81 years.

Listing NGR: SE2905605838

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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