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Monument to Lieutenant Colonel William Ranken, Dulwich Old Burial Ground

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4506 / 51°27'2"N

Longitude: -0.0849 / 0°5'5"W

OS Eastings: 533169

OS Northings: 174140

OS Grid: TQ331741

Mapcode National: GBR HL.78K

Mapcode Global: VHGR6.GSZV

Entry Name: Monument to Lieutenant Colonel William Ranken, Dulwich Old Burial Ground

Listing Date: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385500

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470899

Location: Southwark, London, SE21

County: London

District: 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


SOUTHWARK

TQ3374SW DULWICH VILLAGE
636-1/56/309 (East side)
Monument to Lieutenant-Colonel
William Ranken, Dulwich Old Burial
Ground

GV II

Stone tomb chest. Dated 1831. Stucco-faced plinth. Chest has
angled corner pilasters terminating in shields. Enclosed by
railings. Base has stone inscribed "Entrance to vault".
Rosettes on corners of inscription panels.
Ranken was a member of the East India Company. Marked H on
plan, located along south verge just north of the Willes tomb.
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: TQ3316974140

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

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