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Carnel chest tomb approximately 2 metres north of the organ loft of the Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Hadlow, Tonbridge, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2233 / 51°13'23"N

Longitude: 0.3395 / 0°20'22"E

OS Eastings: 563466

OS Northings: 149723

OS Grid: TQ634497

Mapcode National: GBR NQ7.8N0

Mapcode Global: VHHQ1.TJV2

Plus Code: 9F3268FQ+8R

Entry Name: Carnel chest tomb approximately 2 metres north of the organ loft of the Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264365

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179463

Location: Hadlow, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Hadlow

Built-Up Area: Hadlow

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Hadlow

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

TQ 63 49
7/27 Carnel chest tomb approx 2m
north of the organ loft of the
Church of St Mary


Chest tomb. Probably C17 in memory of members of the Camel family. Sandstone
ashlar. Plain rectangular chest with very thick, soffit-moulded flat lid and
moulded base on one-step plinth. The top of the lid is very weathered and any
inscription there has gone. 3 of the stone blocks on the south side are
inscribed with Roman serif capitals. Top left block is inscribed in memory of
(Const)ance Camel who died in 1714, the block alongside records the death of
Thomas Camel in 1718. The bottom left stone is worn and only the date 1717
can be made out.

Listing NGR: TQ6346849722

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

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