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Latitude: 52.2444 / 52°14'39"N
Longitude: 0.402 / 0°24'7"E
OS Eastings: 564090
OS Northings: 263405
OS Grid: TL640634
Mapcode National: GBR N9Y.6GN
Mapcode Global: VHJGH.XVDB
Entry Name: 10 Limestone Headstones Between 6 and 15m West of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 26 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1194527
English Heritage Legacy ID: 275718
Location: Newmarket, Forest Heath, Suffolk, CB8
District: Forest Heath
Civil Parish: Newmarket
Built-Up Area: Newmarket
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Newmarket St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
TL 6463 NEWMARKET ST. MARY'S
(including EXNING) SQUARE
7/159 10 limestone
between 6 & 15m
west of Church
of St. Mary
Group of 10 limestone headstones, c.1700 - c.1800. Repositioned
C20 in a row along the churchyard boundary between 6 and 15m west
of the tower of the Church of St. Mary.
Headstone 1: - c.1800, John Goodisson, segmental head, carved
with drapery in low relief.
2: - Richard and Jane Goodisson, d.1817(?) and 1826,
3: - Mary -, d.1760(?), carved with an hourglass,
cherub and skull.
4: - John S-, d.1761, segmental head, carved with a
cherub flanked by foliage.
5: - Early C18, a cartouche with skulls in relief and
drapery at the sides.
6: - Similar to 5, with well-carved skulls, cross-
bones, hourglass, pick and shovel, sickle and
coffin, and cherub.
7: - c.1800, an oval with a young man, an urn on
a pedestal with foliage.
8: - Late C18, Samuel Burder, segmental head, carved
with a cherub with flowers.
9: - Early C18, segmental head, carved with cherubs,
an hourglass and crossbones. The epitaph on
an open book.
10: - Similar to 9, but with moulded edges following
the outline of carved bones, cherubs and
Listing NGR: TL6409063405
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