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Raised Grave Slab (Copley) Approximately 10 Metres South of East End of Chancel of Church of All Hallows

A Grade II Listed Building in High Hoyland, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5915 / 53°35'29"N

Longitude: -1.5863 / 1°35'10"W

OS Eastings: 427478

OS Northings: 410621

OS Grid: SE274106

Mapcode National: GBR KVCX.C9

Mapcode Global: WHCBB.LZTL

Entry Name: Raised Grave Slab (Copley) Approximately 10 Metres South of East End of Chancel of Church of All Hallows

Listing Date: 23 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193104

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334272

Location: High Hoyland, Barnsley, S75

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: High Hoyland

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Clayton West with High Hoyland All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(East side)

7/145 Raised graveslab
(Copley) approx 10
metres south of east
end of chancel of
Church of All Hallows


Raised graveslab. c1705. Sandstone slab with elaborate relief carving of
foliage and flowers around edge and, at the top, a cartouche, with winged
child supporters, inscribed "Mors est Ianua Vita". To: John Copley, "Taner"
of Clayton and his wife also Phillip their son. The dates and ages follow

1679 aged 61 years
1705 aged 105 years
1705 aged 50 years

An elaborate and well preserved example.

Listing NGR: SE2747810621

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