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A5, Monuments 159, 159a, 161, 292, 294, 295, 319,320

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.243 / 52°14'34"N

Longitude: 0.7176 / 0°43'3"E

OS Eastings: 585636

OS Northings: 264014

OS Grid: TL856640

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.88K

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.DW6D

Plus Code: 9F426PV9+52

Entry Name: A5, Monuments 159, 159a, 161, 292, 294, 295, 319,320

Listing Date: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245109

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466497

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

County: Suffolk

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


TL8564SE ABBEY PRECINCTS, Great Churchyard
639-1/16/32 A 5, MON: 159. 159a, 161, 292, 294,
295, 319, 320


A group of 8 churchyard monuments:-
MON 159: Headstone. 1844. Ketton stone. To ROBERT, son of
James & Mary Ann ELY. Palimpsest, mostly buried, reused in
1844. ON the west face of the stone is the original design,
now upside down. In reusing it the mason reversed it and
shaped the bottom edge to form a new top. The original
inscription in a cartouche reads: "...Christopher (?) son of
WILLIAM SMITH who departed this life ...of Feb. 1709 Aged....
Also four of their children".
MON 159a: Memorial to THOMAS JACOB. Not included in schedule.
MON 161: Coffin stone. 1831. Portland stone. MARIANNE,
daughter of Thomas & Ann YOUNG, 1831; HENRY SHADOW YOUNG,
MON 292: A coffin stone with rounded ends. 1847. AMELIA, wife
of Henry LOCKWOOD.
MON 294: Headstone. C18. Ketton stone. Design in bold relief
with a bellied cartouche, skull, flowers and leaves.
MON 295: A coffin stone with rounded ends. 1824. Ketton stone.
MARY ANN, wife of John CAMBRIDGE, 1824; JOHN CAMBRIDGE, 1857.
MON 319: Coffin stone with 2 inscribed footstones. 1821.
THOMAS YOUNG, 1821; ANN YOUNG, 1826; T.Y. 1821; A.Y. 1826;
T.Y. 1821; A.Y. 1826.
MON 320: Coffin stone. 1818. Portland stone. ANN, wife of John
(Survey of Monuments in the Great Churchyard c.1960: West
Suffolk CC: SECTION 3).

Listing NGR: TL8563664014

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