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Docker Table Tomb Immediately South of Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Heversham, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2436 / 54°14'36"N

Longitude: -2.7748 / 2°46'29"W

OS Eastings: 349604

OS Northings: 483378

OS Grid: SD496833

Mapcode National: GBR 9M2C.1K

Mapcode Global: WH838.BLXM

Entry Name: Docker Table Tomb Immediately South of Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 12 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336084

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76502

Location: Heversham, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA7

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Heversham

Built-Up Area: Heversham

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Heversham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 48 SE


Docker Table tomb
immediately South of
Church of St Peter


Table tomb. Earliest inscription 1766. Stone slab top; 2 lozenge panels to
sides; square panels to ends; mid and corner panelled pilasters. Winged angels
head above the following inscription:

Here lieth the Body of
William Docker late of
Milnthorpe who departed
this life on the 28 Day
of November 1766 in
the 58 year of his Age

All you that Come my
Tomb to see When you
read it pray think on me
Repent in time make no
delay I in my glory was
snatcht away

William Docker Son of the above died
the (?) of December 1780 aged 25 years.

Listing NGR: SD4960483378

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

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