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2 Raised Grave Slabs One to Jonathan Westerman Dated 1725 the Other to Abraham Whiteaker Dtaed 1746 Approximately 5 Metres South of Entrance Path to Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Morley, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.721 / 53°43'15"N

Longitude: -1.5898 / 1°35'23"W

OS Eastings: 427163

OS Northings: 425032

OS Grid: SE271250

Mapcode National: GBR KTBD.LV

Mapcode Global: WHC9R.KQ4S

Entry Name: 2 Raised Grave Slabs One to Jonathan Westerman Dated 1725 the Other to Abraham Whiteaker Dtaed 1746 Approximately 5 Metres South of Entrance Path to Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262922

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433745

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


SE22NE WF12 DEWSBURY ROAD
MORLEY (east side, off),
Woodkirk

2/82 2 raised grave
slabs, one to
Jonathan Westerman
dated 1725, the
other to Abraham
Whiteaker dated
1746, approx 5m
south of entrance
path to Church of
St. Mary

GV II

Raised grave slabs. Dated 1725 and 1746. Ashlar. One commemorates " Jonathan
Westerman of Stump Cros near this place " who died 14th July 1725 aged 42 and
has finely-carved vinescroll border and carved heart with initials and date.

Set below and slightly to right second tomb commemorates " Abraham son of
Abraham Whiteaker of Topcliff " who died 13th April 1746 aged 27. Carved
arched head with impost, keystone and trumpeting angels set in the spandrels.


Listing NGR: SE2716325032

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