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Knight Monument, Approximately 20 Metres West of Northwest Corner of Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Portsmouth, Portsmouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8479 / 50°50'52"N

Longitude: -1.0276 / 1°1'39"W

OS Eastings: 468549

OS Northings: 105821

OS Grid: SU685058

Mapcode National: GBR BCL.R11

Mapcode Global: FRA 86QV.RGL

Plus Code: 9C2WRXXC+4W

Entry Name: Knight Monument, Approximately 20 Metres West of Northwest Corner of Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 18 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333217

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474733

Location: Portsmouth, PO6

County: Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Drayton and Farlington

Built-Up Area: Portsmouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Farlington St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Description


PORTSMOUTH

SU60NE HAVANT ROAD, Farlington
774-1/2/172 (North side)
Knight Monument, approx 20m W of NW
corner of Church of St Andrew

GV II

Chest tomb. Early C19. Ashlar. Recessed pilaster at each
corner with plain sloping shaft, moulded cap and base set on
plinth. Lid capping with quadruple beaded edge, weathered top
slab. Long side facing south has inscription "Sacred to the
memory of Martha, wife of James Knight of ----- who departed
this life October ---- in the ---- year of her age" and
"Sacred to the memory of James Knight who departed this life
---- December in the ---- year of his age". Dates illegible.
Some ivy and vegetation growth to monument.

Listing NGR: SU6862005851

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