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Tomb of Robert Kirby

A Grade II Listed Building in Queens Park, London

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Latitude: 51.5297 / 51°31'47"N

Longitude: -0.2241 / 0°13'26"W

OS Eastings: 523285

OS Northings: 182696

OS Grid: TQ232826

Mapcode National: GBR BD.866

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.2TD5

Plus Code: 9C3XGQHG+V9

Entry Name: Tomb of Robert Kirby

Listing Date: 13 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1389202

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487837

ID on this website: 101389202

Location: Kensal Green Cemetery, Kensal Green, Kensington and Chelsea, London, W10

County: London

District: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Queens Park

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Brent

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Michaell and All Angels Ladbroke Grove

Church of England Diocese: London

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249/80/84 Kensal Green Cemetery
13-JUN-01 Tomb of Robert Kirby


Tomb of Robert Kirby, died 1839. Grey granite pair of tomb chests. Tripartite cover consisting of a pair of shallow pyramids with acroteria flanking a taller pyramid with inscription and crest in form of an elephant's head. One of the very earliest monuments employing polished granite on a large scale.

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