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Row of 8 Headstones 1 to 15 Metres South East of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Wingham, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2722 / 51°16'19"N

Longitude: 1.2132 / 1°12'47"E

OS Eastings: 624225

OS Northings: 157460

OS Grid: TR242574

Mapcode National: GBR VZS.1KG

Mapcode Global: VHLGP.Z973

Entry Name: Row of 8 Headstones 1 to 15 Metres South East of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363340

English Heritage Legacy ID: 178361

Location: Wingham, Dover, Kent, CT3

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Wingham

Built-Up Area: Wingham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 2457 WINGHAM CANTERBURY ROAD
(north side)

9/329 Row of 8 headstones
1 to 15 metres
south east of church
of St.Mary

GV II

Row of headstones. C18. William Byng,d.1718, decorated with 2 skulls and
hourglass. Mildred Byng, n.d. wife of the forgoing with similar decoration
to headstone. William and Jane Byng,n.d. double headstone with skull and
bones and palm fronds. Richard Dowker,d. 1730 and Ann Matthews, d.1721,
identical stones with double skulls. Joseph Greenstreet d. 1733 and John
Greenstreet d.1719,set against each other,the former with winged cherub and
scrolled head, the latter with double head.Headstone about 15 metres south
of chancel, the name and date obscured; a raised and fielded panel with
moulded surround and skull in nowy head.


Listing NGR: TR2421357460

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

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