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Group of Three Gravestones 9 Yards South East of Norbury Church Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Norbury and Roston, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.9786 / 52°58'42"N

Longitude: -1.8142 / 1°48'51"W

OS Eastings: 412570

OS Northings: 342373

OS Grid: SK125423

Mapcode National: GBR 495.B4R

Mapcode Global: WHCFB.3DCD

Plus Code: 9C4WX5HP+C8

Entry Name: Group of Three Gravestones 9 Yards South East of Norbury Church Tower

Listing Date: 19 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335050

English Heritage Legacy ID: 81303

Location: Norbury and Roston, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE6

County: Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Norbury and Roston

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Norbury St Mary and St Barlock

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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1/73 (North Side)
Group of three gravestones
9 yds SE of Norbury Church

Three gravestones. Early C18. Sandstone. Three thick tombstones in similar style,
all with wavy heads and staff moulded edges. Southern one is inscribed 'Here
lyeth the body of Robert Hartshorn who departed this life the first of January
and was buried the third of January 1711, in the seventieth year of his A'. The
central one is inscribed 'Here lyeth the body of Thomas the son of Robert and
Elizabeth Hartshorn who departed this life July the 14th, 1713, who dyed in the
26 years of his age'. Northern stone has worn worse than the others and is
inscribed ' Here lyeth the body of Elizabeth the wife of Robert Hartshorn who
departed this life..... 17?? ........... Included for group value only.

Listing NGR: SK1257042373

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