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Pair of Barton headstones approximately 18 metres south west of the tower of the Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Hadlow, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2231 / 51°13'23"N

Longitude: 0.3388 / 0°20'19"E

OS Eastings: 563414

OS Northings: 149704

OS Grid: TQ634497

Mapcode National: GBR NQ7.8GK

Mapcode Global: VHHQ1.TJG6

Entry Name: Pair of Barton headstones approximately 18 metres south west of the tower of the Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237035

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179473

Location: Hadlow, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Hadlow

Built-Up Area: Hadlow

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Hadlow

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

HADLOW CHURCH STREET
TQ 63 49
7/37 Pair of Barton headstones
- approx 18m south west of the
tower of the Church of St Mary

GV II

Pair of adjacent headstones. Dated 1774 and 1771 in memory of members of the
Barton family. Sandstone. 2 similar headstones standing close to one
another. Both are upright slabs with curvilinear-shaped double heads and both
are inscribed with Roman serif upper and lower case lettering including some
italics. The right one stands approx 1.2m high and records the deaths of
Barbara Barton in 1774 and her husband Anthony in 1783. The left one stands
approx lm high and records the death of the rector Thomas Barton in 1771 and
his wife Elizabeth in 1763.


Listing NGR: TQ6341449704

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

Description

TQ 6349
7/37

HADLOW
CHURCH STREET
Pair of Barton headstones approximately18 metres south west of the tower of the Church of St Mary

GV
II
Pair of adjacent headstones. Dated 1774 and 1771 in memory of members of the Barton family. Sandstone. Two similar headstones standing close to one another. Both are upright slabs with curvilinear-shaped double heads and both are inscribed with Roman serif upper and lower case lettering including some italics. The right one stands approximately1.2 metres high and records the deaths of Barbara Barton in 1774 and her husband Anthony in 1783. The left one stands approximately1 metre high and records the death of the rector Thomas Barton in 1771 and his wife Elizabeth in 1763.

Listing NGR: TQ6341449704

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