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Kay Monument Approximately 30 Metres South of Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7923 / 53°47'32"N

Longitude: -2.2399 / 2°14'23"W

OS Eastings: 384291

OS Northings: 432917

OS Grid: SD842329

Mapcode National: GBR DSSL.V9

Mapcode Global: WHB7X.KYL3

Entry Name: Kay Monument Approximately 30 Metres South of Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 29 September 1977

Last Amended: 19 November 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365760

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467016

Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB11

County: Lancashire

District: Burnley

Town: Burnley

Electoral Ward/Division: Daneshouse with Stoneyholme

Built-Up Area: Burnley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burnley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


BURNLEY

SD8432NW CHURCH STREET
906-1/16/32 (West side)
29/09/77 Kay monument approximately 30m south
of Church of St Peter
(Formerly Listed as:
CHURCH STREET
(West side)
Monument to the Kay Family in St
Peter's Churchyard)

GV II

Monument to various members of the Kay family. Probably mid
C19. Commemorates: (i) Elizabeth, wife of William Fishwick of
Green Bank and eldest daughter of Thomas Kay, d.1831;
(ii) Thomas Kay of Laund House, Rossendale, d.1835;
(iii) William Greenwood Kay, son of Thomas Kay of Laund House,
d.1836.
Sandstone and polished granite. Square tomb chest with
clasping corner pilasters which have Greek key and anthemion
ornament, and inset polished granite panels with inscriptions
on 3 sides; massive superstructure composed of a pedestal with
scrolled console supporters at the corners, carrying an
elaborate gadrooned urn.
Forms group with Chaffer monument (qv) and Waddington monument
(qv) approximately 20m north, and with Church of St Peter
(qv).

Listing NGR: SD8429132917

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

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