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Tomb of Thomas Hancock

A Grade II Listed Building in Kensal Green, London

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Latitude: 51.5294 / 51°31'45"N

Longitude: -0.2251 / 0°13'30"W

OS Eastings: 523217

OS Northings: 182654

OS Grid: TQ232826

Mapcode National: GBR BD.7YC

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.1TVG

Entry Name: Tomb of Thomas Hancock

Listing Date: 13 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1389221

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487856

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


249/80/106 Kensal Green Cemetery
13-JUN-01 Tomb of Thomas Hancock


Tomb of Thomas Hancock, died 1865. Corinthian column of Carrara marble on rectangular plinth with inscription.
History: Hancock, with his partner Charles Macintosh, helped to perfect weatherproof clothing and is described here as `the inventor and founder of the India Rubber manufacture'.

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

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