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Memorial to John Mowlem in the Town Cemetry, Swanage

Description: Memorial to John Mowlem in the Town Cemetry

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 108255

OS Grid Reference: SZ0266078970
OS Grid Coordinates: 402660, 78970
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6104, -1.9638

Location: Northbrook Road, Swanage, Dorset BH19 1PY

Locality: Swanage
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH19 1PY

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Listing Text

Memorial to John Mowlem in the
Town Cemetery
SZ 0278 NE 5/129

Granite memorial, on a square base of rock-faced ashlar, surmounted by a square spire
set on 4 steps. Inscriptions on the 4 faces are:- 1. John Mowlem, March 8, 1868,
aged 79 years; 2. John Mowlem; 3. Susannah his wife, November 11, 1849, aged 61 years;
4. John Mowlem's Vault. Below this is inscribed:- "H Bisson, Vale, Guernsey". Listed
for its historic interest. Note: The Cemetery, now closed, contains a large number
of C19 headstones, mostly of Portland Stone.

Listing NGR: SZ0266078970

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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