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Tomb of Admiral Henry Collins Deacon

A Grade II Listed Building in Kensal Green, London

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Latitude: 51.5279 / 51°31'40"N

Longitude: -0.2263 / 0°13'34"W

OS Eastings: 523137

OS Northings: 182495

OS Grid: TQ231824

Mapcode National: GBR BD.FLW

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.1V6K

Entry Name: Tomb of Admiral Henry Collins Deacon

Listing Date: 13 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1389226

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487861

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


249/80/111 Kensal Green Cemetery
13-JUN-01 Tomb of Admiral Henry Collins Deacon


Tomb of Admiral Henry Collins Deacon (died 1869). Portland stone pedestal supporting a naval trophy of Carrara marble, comprising a pile of cannon balls, an anchor, banner and carronade barrel. Long inscription recounts Deacon's 62-year naval career which included service under Nelson and the incurring of 23 wounds.
This monument forms part of a group with other monuments in this part of the cemetery.

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

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