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Chest Tomb of Jane Whitaker About 50 Metres South West of West Tower of Church of Saint Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirk Ella, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.7535 / 53°45'12"N

Longitude: -0.4547 / 0°27'17"W

OS Eastings: 501985

OS Northings: 429679

OS Grid: TA019296

Mapcode National: GBR TT81.B6

Mapcode Global: WHGFH.ZXMC

Entry Name: Chest Tomb of Jane Whitaker About 50 Metres South West of West Tower of Church of Saint Andrew

Listing Date: 16 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309983

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164680

Location: Kirk Ella, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU10

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Kirk Ella

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Kirk Ella St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

TA 02 NW
(north side)
9/39 Chest tomb of Jane
Whitaker about 50 metres
south-west of west tower
of Church of Saint Andrew

Chest tomb of Jane Whitaker. 1815. Fine-grained sandstone. Broad plinth,
formerly with railings. Chest with projecting panels to each side; above
that a small sarcophagus, with scalloped lid, sunk panels to sides, and
fluted corners, on claw feet. Inscription on east end of chest: "In this
vault are deposited the remains of Jane, daughter of Charles and Rachel
Whitaker of Kingston upon Hull, who died December the 17th, 1815, aged 9
months." A later inscription on the south side records the death of Rachel
Whitaker, at seven months, in 1824.

Listing NGR: TA0198529679

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

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