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Loddiges Family Tomb, St John at Hackney Churchyard Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Hackney, London

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Latitude: 51.5491 / 51°32'56"N

Longitude: -0.0527 / 0°3'9"W

OS Eastings: 535115

OS Northings: 185151

OS Grid: TQ351851

Mapcode National: GBR J7.3CG

Mapcode Global: VHGQV.1BHB

Plus Code: 9C3XGWXW+JW

Entry Name: Loddiges Family Tomb, St John at Hackney Churchyard Gardens

Listing Date: 20 May 2005

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1391335

English Heritage Legacy ID: 491956

ID on this website: 101391335

Location: St John's Gardens, Lower Clapton, Hackney, London, E9

County: London

District: Hackney

Electoral Ward/Division: Homerton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Hackney

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St John at Hackney

Church of England Diocese: London

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Loddiges Family Tomb, St John at Hackn
ey Churchyard Gardens

Chest tomb. Portland stone. Chest has reeded angle pilasters, inscription panels to each face with inset corners. Ledger slab on top. A monument to the Loddiges Family of horticulturists. Conrad Loddiges (c1739-1826) founded the famous Loddiges nursery on Mare Street in Hackney in 1771, important for introducing many plants into the country. The nursery was subsequently directed by his son, George Loddiges (1784-1846), and then his grandson Conrad Loddiges (1826-1865).

A fine mid-C19 chest tomb with historic interest as the Loddiges family tomb and that has group value with the Grade II* Church of St. John at Hackney and other listed monuments in the Churchyard.

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