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Tomb of Thomas Cooke

A Grade II Listed Building in Kensal Green, London

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Latitude: 51.5282 / 51°31'41"N

Longitude: -0.2247 / 0°13'29"W

OS Eastings: 523245

OS Northings: 182526

OS Grid: TQ232825

Mapcode National: GBR BD.G04

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.2V1C

Entry Name: Tomb of Thomas Cooke

Listing Date: 13 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1389206

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487841

Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W10

County: London

District: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Kensal Green

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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Listing Text


249/80/88 Kensal Green Cemetery
13-JUN-01 Tomb of Thomas Cooke


Tomb of Thomas Simpson Cooke (died 1848). By Edward Wyon, sculptor. Portland stone headstone. Raised ledger with arched headstone set against a coved panel with relief figures of assorted mourning women, one with a lyre, one with a scroll.
History: Cooke was a prominent opera singer, composer and teacher.

Sources: A.W. Hakewill, Modern Tombs, Gleaned from the Public Cemeteries of London (1851), pl. 27.

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