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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1245045
English Heritage Legacy ID: 466473
Location: Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33
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
BURY ST EDMUNDS
TL8564SE ABBEY PRECINCTS, Great Churchyard
639-1/16/8 A 3, MON: 48, 54, 60, 67, 73, 74, 80
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.
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,
MON.80: Headstone. 1752. Ketton stone. To ROBERT BEEPS, 1752 &
ANN, his wife, 1748. A double inscription panel with winged
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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