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Group of 4 Raised Slabs Set Round North East Corner of Scatcherd Mausoleum

A Grade II Listed Building in Morley, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7477 / 53°44'51"N

Longitude: -1.6012 / 1°36'4"W

OS Eastings: 426399

OS Northings: 427999

OS Grid: SE263279

Mapcode National: GBR KT83.49

Mapcode Global: WHC9R.C2S8

Entry Name: Group of 4 Raised Slabs Set Round North East Corner of Scatcherd Mausoleum

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263141

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341842

Location: Morley, Leeds, LS27

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Morley

Built-Up Area: Morley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Morley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


SE26285W LS27 TROY ROAD
MORLEY (east side, off)

8/52 Group of 4
raised slabs set
round north-east
corner of
Scatcherd Mausoleum

GV II

Group of 5 raised slabs. c1667, 1675, 1695 and 1717. Ashlar. Stone slabs
on raised panelled bases. Forms an L-shaped group with 3 in a row and one
above. The row: that to left to "William Robinson of Drighlington" who died
21st of May 1695. Decoratively-carved border with arched head and winged head
of angel in spandrels and with central heart motif with initials. That to
centre to "stephen Thompson" who died in 1675. Decoratively-carved borders
and central heart motif with initials and date. That to right to "William
Thompson" who died in 1667. Decoratively-carved border with heart motif to
base. Set above is tomb to "Dorothy the Daughter of the celebrated Edmund
Waller of Beaconsfield in the County of Bucks Esqr." who died 18th January 1717.
Incised border with carved capitals and arched head with skull keystone and
winged-head angel spandrels.


Listing NGR: SE2639927999

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

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