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Hawkins Monument 5 Metres North of Parish Church of St Peter, North Aisle, in the Church Yard, Portesham

Description: Hawkins Monument 5 Metres North of Parish Church of St Peter, North Aisle, in the Church Yard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 105307

OS Grid Reference: SY6025185847
OS Grid Coordinates: 360251, 85847
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6709, -2.5638

Location: 2 Church Lane, Portesham, Dorset DT3 4ET

Locality: Portesham
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT3 4ET

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Listing Text

SY 6085 PORTESHAM FRONT STREET, WEST SIDE

11/186 Hawkins Monument 5 metres
north of Parish Church of
St Peter, north aisle, in
the Church yard.
GV II


Table-Tomb. Mid C19. Stone, with incised Greek Key motif on plain pilasters.
Chamfered bases and moulded cornice. "In memory of Henry Hawkins of Waddon, who
died May 9th 1865, aged 34 years .... also of Catherine Young, wife of Henry
Hawkins who died December 1st 1905, aged 72".


Listing NGR: SY6025185847

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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