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Raised Graveslab (Downing) Approximately 30 Metres West of North Side of Tower of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Silkstone, Barnsley

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Latitude: 53.5485 / 53°32'54"N

Longitude: -1.5633 / 1°33'47"W

OS Eastings: 429033

OS Northings: 405852

OS Grid: SE290058

Mapcode National: GBR KWJD.BP

Mapcode Global: WHCBQ.Y2RG

Entry Name: Raised Graveslab (Downing) Approximately 30 Metres West of North Side of Tower of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 23 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1314747

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334286

Location: Silkstone, Barnsley, S75

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Silkstone

Built-Up Area: Silkstone

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Silkstone All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(East side)

11/157 Raised graveslab
(Downing) approx 30
metres west of north
side of tower of Church
of All Saint


Raised grave slab. c1753. Sandstone slab with moulded edge and arched
decoration at head to: william Downing of Stainborough Inn d. 22nd July 1753
in his 38th year. A verse follows:

"Time was I stood as thou dost now
And viewd ye dead as thou dost now
E'r long thoul't lie as low as I
And others stand and look on thee."

Listing NGR: SE2903305852

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

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