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Larkin Headstone Approximately 9 Metres South of the Chancel of the Church of St Thomas

A Grade II Listed Building in Capel, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1763 / 51°10'34"N

Longitude: 0.3411 / 0°20'28"E

OS Eastings: 563743

OS Northings: 144503

OS Grid: TQ637445

Mapcode National: GBR NQT.337

Mapcode Global: VHHQ7.VPPL

Entry Name: Larkin Headstone Approximately 9 Metres South of the Chancel of the Church of St Thomas

Listing Date: 24 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262869

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433900

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

5/227 Larkin headstone approx 9m
south of the chancel of the
Church of St Thomas A Becket
GV II


Headstone. Dated 1769 in memory of Thomas Larkin and his wife. Upright
sandstone slab standing approx lm high with a double shaped head. Left head
is inscribed with an hourglass but any representation has worn off the right
one. Inscription is Roman serif upper and lower case lettering and is divided
into 2 columns over a prayer. The left column records the death of Mrs Larkin
(her christian name is illegible) in 1748 and the right one records the death
of her husband Thomas in 1769.


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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