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A3, Monuments 48, 54, 60, 67, 73, 74, 80 and 86

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2429 / 52°14'34"N

Longitude: 0.7169 / 0°43'0"E

OS Eastings: 585592

OS Northings: 264002

OS Grid: TL855640

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.833

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.CWWG

Entry Name: A3, Monuments 48, 54, 60, 67, 73, 74, 80 and 86

Listing Date: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245045

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466473

Location: Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Bury St Edmunds

Built-Up Area: Bury St Edmunds

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Bury St Edmunds St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


BURY ST EDMUNDS

TL8564SE ABBEY PRECINCTS, Great Churchyard
639-1/16/8 A 3, MON: 48, 54, 60, 67, 73, 74, 80
& 86

GV II

A group of 8 monuments:-
MON.48: Headstone. 1699. Ketton stone. Winged angel head
flanked by draped skulls with a shield cartouche, inscribed
"here lyeth ye body of SUSAN ye daughter of JOHN CRASKE. She
died ye 1 November 1699'
MON.54: Coffin-shaped ledger. 1715. Ketton. Head and
footstones with identically carved winged angel head and
drapes, inscribed '...CRASKE...Alderman of this Borough who
dyed ye 26 of June Anno Dom 1715 aged 75 yrs.'
MON.60: A flat coffin-shaped ledger slab with head and
footstones. C18. Ketton. The broken headstone has 2 fine
winged angel heads.
MON.67: A flat coffin-shaped ledger with head and footstone.
Circa 1715.
MON.73: Box tomb with table top. Possibly 1711. Ketton. Very
worn inscription on top. Fine Rococo panel at east end in high
relief of 2 winged angel heads, drapes and flowers.
MON.74: A flat ledger slab with head and footstones. 1789.
Ketton and York stone. Headstone with a delicate winged angel
head. Inscribed SARAH 1789 and THOMAS WILSON aged 73,
2.3.1809.
MON.80: Headstone. 1752. Ketton stone. To ROBERT BEEPS, 1752 &
ANN, his wife, 1748. A double inscription panel with winged
angel heads.
MON.86: Headstone. C18. Ketton stone. No inscription.
Decorated with a good bold skull.
(Survey of Monuments in the Great Churchyard c.1960: West
Suffolk CC: SECTION 3).


Listing NGR: TL8559264002

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