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Tomb of Alice, James and David Jones, Brockley Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Ladywell, London

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Latitude: 51.4571 / 51°27'25"N

Longitude: -0.03 / 0°1'48"W

OS Eastings: 536962

OS Northings: 174962

OS Grid: TQ369749

Mapcode National: GBR K7.WN7

Mapcode Global: VHGR7.FMGV

Entry Name: Tomb of Alice, James and David Jones, Brockley Cemetery

Listing Date: 20 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245063

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472747

Location: Lewisham, London, SE4

County: London

District: Lewisham

Electoral Ward/Division: Ladywell

Built-Up Area: Lewisham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Crofton Park St Hilda with St Cyprian

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


Tomb of Alice, James & David
Jones, Brockley Cemetery


Headstone, circa 1944, by Eric Gill to James (d.1943) and Alice (d.1937) Jones, parents of David Jones. Portland stone cross, with raised border and containing the Chi Rho monogram, on plinth with inscription in Roman capitals. Circular plaque of shelly limestone within kerb, possibly by David Kindersley, to David Jones CH CBE (1895-1974) the painter poet and calligrapher and pupil of Eric Gill, and to Alice Mary Hyne (1891- 1974).
David Peace, Eric Gill. The Inscriptions (1994), 164.

Listing NGR: TQ3696274962

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