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Rebecca Poor Memorial in St Marys Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Hertford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7907 / 51°47'26"N

Longitude: -0.104 / 0°6'14"W

OS Eastings: 530862

OS Northings: 211928

OS Grid: TL308119

Mapcode National: GBR KBP.QHY

Mapcode Global: VHGPN.48W2

Plus Code: 9C3XQVRW+7C

Entry Name: Rebecca Poor Memorial in St Marys Churchyard

Listing Date: 12 April 1993

Last Amended: 9 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268726

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461525

ID on this website: 101268726

Location: St Mary's Church, Hertingfordbury, East Hertfordshire, SG14

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hertford

Built-Up Area: Hertford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hertingfordbury

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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TL3011NE ST MARY'S LANE, Hertingfordbury
817-1/24/344 (East side)
12/04/93 Rebecca Poor Memorial in St Mary's
(Formerly Listed as:
Poor Obelisk, Churchyard of St Mary
and St John)


Memorial to Rebecca Poor. 1829, later Jesse Poor and Elizabeth
Poor. Portland stone, truncated obelisk on 2 stage pedestal
set on slab covering vault. Panelled pedestal with
inscriptions, upper stage with recessed panels carved with urn
and swag reliefs, roll and scotia mould base to panelled
truncated obelisk, inscribed with the names of Rebecca Poor
d.1829, (north side, Jesse Poor (husband d.1841), Elizabeth
Poor (daughter); top surmounted by urn with flame finial. The
monument stands approx 20m south-east of the south porch.

Listing NGR: TL3086211928

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