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5 Monuments on South of Parish Church of St James the Great

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorley, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8485 / 51°50'54"N

Longitude: 0.1413 / 0°8'28"E

OS Eastings: 547589

OS Northings: 218828

OS Grid: TL475188

Mapcode National: GBR LCS.0JT

Mapcode Global: VHHLV.DSKS

Plus Code: 9F32R4XR+CG

Entry Name: 5 Monuments on South of Parish Church of St James the Great

Listing Date: 30 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1213949

English Heritage Legacy ID: 398625

Location: Thorley, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, CM23

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Thorley

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Thorley

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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4/11 5 monuments on S of
Parish Church of
- St James the Great


5 monuments. 1717, 1750, c.1750, c.1840, 1909. Group of stone
monuments by S wall of church. 2 C18 headstones with shaped tops
and carved with skulls in relief, to John Flack 1717 and Robert
Flack 1750. A contemporary stone with shaped top set by path 3
yards to S set up by landlord drawing attention to previous 2
stones. Square gabled pillar as Frere family monument c.1840
with coloured coat of arms and inset bronze oval panel with
Christ crucified on an anchor, said to have been copied from 'a
monument seen in France' (EHAS Trans 1899). A tall tapering
rough stone stele 10 yards S of tower with rectangular bronze
panel with Christ crucified on an anchor, to Esther Frere 1909,
probably designed by Eustace Frere.

Listing NGR: TL4758918828

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