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Illegible Chest Tomb Approximately 9 Metres East of the Chancel of the Church of St Thomas a Becket

A Grade II Listed Building in Capel, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1765 / 51°10'35"N

Longitude: 0.3413 / 0°20'28"E

OS Eastings: 563755

OS Northings: 144520

OS Grid: TQ637445

Mapcode National: GBR NQT.348

Mapcode Global: VHHQ7.VPSH

Entry Name: Illegible Chest Tomb Approximately 9 Metres East of the Chancel of the Church of St Thomas a Becket

Listing Date: 24 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262868

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433897

Location: Capel, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN12

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells

Civil Parish: Capel

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Tudeley cum Capel with Five Oak Green

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 64 SW CAPEL CHURCH LANE

5/224 Illegible chest tomb approx
9m east of the chancel of the
Church of St Thomas A Becket
GV II


Chest tomb. Dated 1768. Chest tomb with English bond red brick walls except
the east end which is a sandstone plaque. The sandstone flat lid has square
sides except the east end where it projects further and is soffit-chamfered.
The east end plaque is inscribed in Roman serif upper and lower case
lettering. It is barely legible. It records the death of (Eliz)abeth, wife
of Rich(ard) (?)dden, in 1768.


Listing NGR: TQ6382444536

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

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