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Jane Greaves Graveslab in Churchyard, Approximately 2 Metres East of Chancel Door of Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Penistone, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5259 / 53°31'33"N

Longitude: -1.6294 / 1°37'45"W

OS Eastings: 424666

OS Northings: 403311

OS Grid: SE246033

Mapcode National: GBR KW2N.1S

Mapcode Global: WHCBP.YM8V

Entry Name: Jane Greaves Graveslab in Churchyard, Approximately 2 Metres East of Chancel Door of Church of St John

Listing Date: 27 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191960

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334080

Location: Penistone, Barnsley, S36

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Penistone

Built-Up Area: Penistone

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Penistone St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

(east side)
3/50 Jane Greaves graveslab,
in churchyard,
approx 2 metres
east of chancel door
of Church of St. John


Grave slab. c1703, Ornamental stone slab, Well-cut inscription reads,
"Here was interred......Jane, wife of John Greaves of Penistone and daughter
to John Priest of Snoddenhill...also......John Greaves, died 1719".
An elaborate centre panel with date and initials J.G. and enriched
heart-shaped scroll in centre, all in relief. The border of the stone is
carved, in relief, with scrolls and vines.

Listing NGR: SE2466603311

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

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