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Pair of Gethin Memorials About 5 Metres East of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingsland, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.2469 / 52°14'48"N

Longitude: -2.8112 / 2°48'40"W

OS Eastings: 344715

OS Northings: 261280

OS Grid: SO447612

Mapcode National: GBR FG.0FBY

Mapcode Global: VH776.7S6D

Entry Name: Pair of Gethin Memorials About 5 Metres East of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 11 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301055

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150072

Location: Kingsland, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Kingsland

Built-Up Area: Kingsland

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Kingsland

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 4461 KINGSLAND CP LONGFORD (south side)

13/50 Pair of Gethin memorials
about 5 metres east of
Church of St Michael


Pedestal memorials. Mid-C18 and early C19. Ashlar. South memorial has a
stepped plinth, the pedestal supported on four claw feet has a frieze and
is capped by an urn finial. The inscription on the west side reads: "SACRED/
to the Memory of/ ESTHER, Wife of/ JOHN GETHIN/ She died January 15th/ 1824
Aged 64"." North memorial is a pedestal on a moulded plinth with moulded cornice
and urn finial. The earliest inscription on east face reads: "IN MEMORY/ of
ELISHA GETHIN / he died July 25th 1746/ Aged 50/ Also of/ MARY, his wife/ she
died Jany 11th 1753/ Aged 54/ And also/ of ELISHA their son/ he died July 24th
1744/ Aged 13".

Listing NGR: SO4471061275

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

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