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Three Hinckley Family Tombs Immediately East of Christ Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Lichfield, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.6815 / 52°40'53"N

Longitude: -1.8403 / 1°50'25"W

OS Eastings: 410893

OS Northings: 309323

OS Grid: SK108093

Mapcode National: GBR 3C9.X4F

Mapcode Global: WHCGN.PVWN

Entry Name: Three Hinckley Family Tombs Immediately East of Christ Church

Listing Date: 17 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187743

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382617

Location: Lichfield, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Civil Parish: Lichfield

Built-Up Area: Lichfield

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Lichfield Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


1094-1/3/242 (North side)
Three Hinckley family tombs
immediately east of Christ Church


Three chest tombs to members of the Hinckley family. 1851-70.
Ashlar. Each has plinth and traceried panelled sides, end with
armorial bearing and motto. Top has diapered pattern and
scrolled ends; inscription in black letter. Central tomb to
Ellen Jane Hinckley of Beacon Place, d.1870, the foundress of
the church; that to south to her son by a previous marriage,
Hugh Woodhouse Acland, d.1851, the 1st person to be buried in
the churchyard; that to north to her husband, Richard
Hinckley, d.1865. Mrs Hinckley's 2 daughters by her 1st
husband, William Robinson, are buried in the south choir aisle
of the cathedral, with a notable monument by Chantrey.
(Clayton H: Cathedral City: Lichfield: 1977-: P.7-8).

Listing NGR: SK1089309323

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