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2 Headstones 10 Metres South East of the South Porch at the Church of St Mary the Virgin

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6894 / 52°41'21"N

Longitude: -0.8807 / 0°52'50"W

OS Eastings: 475749

OS Northings: 310773

OS Grid: SK757107

Mapcode National: GBR BPW.65G

Mapcode Global: WHFKD.FNTM

Entry Name: 2 Headstones 10 Metres South East of the South Porch at the Church of St Mary the Virgin

Listing Date: 7 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360850

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189883

Location: Somerby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Somerby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Burrough-on-the Hill St Mary the Virgin (The Borrough Hill Parishes)

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


Burrough on the Hill
(north side)
18/126 2 headstones 10 M
south-east of the
south porch at
Church of St. Mary
the Virgin


2 headstones. 1666 and 1670. Limestone. Both have scrolled
tops and shield shaped incised panels. That to left has the
inscription 'Elizabeth Metcalfe Daughter of Charles Metcalfe
Departed this life Decemb. Ye 16th. 1666'. That to right has
the inscription 'Jane Metcalfe the Daugher of Charles Metcalfe
departed this life Septemb. Ye ... 1670'.

Listing NGR: SK7574910773

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

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