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Tomb of Joseph Richardson

A Grade II Listed Building in Queens Park, Kensington and Chelsea

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Latitude: 51.5284 / 51°31'42"N

Longitude: -0.2199 / 0°13'11"W

OS Eastings: 523578

OS Northings: 182556

OS Grid: TQ235825

Mapcode National: GBR BD.H6N

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.4VL6

Plus Code: 9C3XGQHJ+92

Entry Name: Tomb of Joseph Richardson

Listing Date: 13 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246087

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487677

Location: Dalgarno, Kensington and Chelsea, London, W10

County: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Queens Park

Built-Up Area: Brent

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Michaell and All Angels Ladbroke Grove

Church of England Diocese: London

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249/80/15 Kensal Green Cemetery
13-JUN-01 Tomb of Joseph Richardson


Tomb of Joseph Richardson, died 1855. Obelisk of a monolith of pink Peterhead granite on square plinth above a stepped base. History: Richardson, of Cumberland, is described as `Inventor of the Instruments of the Rock, Bell and Steel Band'. The largest obelisk in the cemetery.

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