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Description: James Hammett Monument, East of the North West Corner of the Church Yard of the Church of Saint John
Date Listed: 10 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 106363
OS Grid Reference: SY7903494514
OS Grid Coordinates: 379034, 94514
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7498, -2.2985
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SY 7994 DORCHESTER ROAD
15/174 James Hammett
monument, east of
the north west
corner of the church
yard of tile Church
of Saint John
Churchyard monument. Erected 1934 by Eric Gill. Headstone with shaped top
and moulded surround. Inscription to James Hammett, died 1891, the only one
of the Tolpuddle Martyrs to return to the village. Above inscription, the
date 1834 surrounded by a chain. Graded for its importance in the history of the
Trade Union movement.
Listing NGR: SY7903494514
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Source: English Heritage
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