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Monument to John Graham, Dulwich Old Burial Ground

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, Southwark

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Latitude: 51.4506 / 51°27'2"N

Longitude: -0.0848 / 0°5'5"W

OS Eastings: 533180

OS Northings: 174136

OS Grid: TQ331741

Mapcode National: GBR HL.79N

Mapcode Global: VHGR6.HS1W

Plus Code: 9C3XFW28+63

Entry Name: Monument to John Graham, Dulwich Old Burial Ground

Listing Date: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385498

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470897

Location: Southwark, London, SE21

County: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Village

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Dulwich St Barnabas

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


636-1/56/307 (East side)
Monument to John Graham, Dulwich Old
Burial Ground


Stone tomb chest on high and very plain stone base. Dated
1796. Flat-arched vault entrance to west return. Sarcophagus
with corner balusters of very mannered proportions. The very
plainness of the base, together with some battering, suggests
an Egyptian pylon as does the exceptionally bare treatment of
the ashlaring to the base. Marked F on plan, located along
south verge just north of Kingsley and Burgess tombs.
The burial ground, which was consecrated in 1616, was unusual
in not being adjacent to any church or chapel.
The monuments form a group with the C18 gates, walls and
railings to Dulwich Old Burial Ground (qv).

Listing NGR: TQ3318074136

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

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