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Tomb of John Thompson

A Grade II Listed Building in Wembley, London

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Latitude: 51.5285 / 51°31'42"N

Longitude: -0.2217 / 0°13'18"W

OS Eastings: 523455

OS Northings: 182559

OS Grid: TQ234825

Mapcode National: GBR BD.GS6

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.3VN5

Plus Code: 9C3XGQHH+98

Entry Name: Tomb of John Thompson

Listing Date: 13 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246094

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487683

Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W10

County: London

District: 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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Listing Text


249/80/24 Kensal Green Cemetery
13-JUN-01 Tomb of John Thompson

(Formerly listed as:
Kensal Green Cemetery
Tomb of John Thompson)


Tomb of John Thompson, died 1843. Portland stone and Carrara marble. Twin projecting aedicules on quoined bases, linked by central bay with inscription panel. Each aedicule contains a niche with plinths, the western one inscribed TEMPUS FUGIT and the eastern one MEMENTO MORI. An unusually architectural, late Neo-classical memorial.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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