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2 Raised Grave Slabs One to John Scott Dated 1744 the Other to Gregory Tomlinson Dated 1681 Approximately 5 Metres South of Chancel of St Marys Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Morley, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7211 / 53°43'15"N

Longitude: -1.5893 / 1°35'21"W

OS Eastings: 427199

OS Northings: 425038

OS Grid: SE271250

Mapcode National: GBR KTBD.QV

Mapcode Global: WHC9R.KQDR

Plus Code: 9C5WPCC6+C7

Entry Name: 2 Raised Grave Slabs One to John Scott Dated 1744 the Other to Gregory Tomlinson Dated 1681 Approximately 5 Metres South of Chancel of St Marys Church

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251123

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433746

Location: Morley, Leeds, WF12

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Morley

Built-Up Area: Dewsbury

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Woodkirk St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


SE 22NE WF12 DEWSBURY ROAD
(east side, off),
Woodkirk

2/83 2 raised grave slabs,
one to John Scott
dated 1744, the
other to Gregory
Tomlinson dated
1681 approx 5m south
of chancel of St Mary's
Church

GV II

Raised grave slabs. Dated 1681 and 1744. Ashlar. The oldest grave slab
on raised slab stone base is inscribed:

" HERE LYETH The other is inscribed " John Scott
THE BODY OF of New-laythes in the Parish
GREGORY TOMLINS of Wood Kirk " who died
ON OF DUNINLEY 17th August 1744 aged 73.
WHO DEPARTED
THIS LIFE THE 26 Carved arched head with impost,
OF NOVEMBER IN keystone and trumpeting angels
THE YEARE 1681 set in the spandrels.
OF AGE 36 YEARES "

Has carved heart motif and
initials " GT " set below
inscription.


Listing NGR: SE2719925038

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