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Row of 3 Headstones, About 20 Metres North West of Church of St Mary, Goudhurst

Description: Row of 3 Headstones, About 20 Metres North West of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169478

OS Grid Reference: TQ7236037828
OS Grid Coordinates: 572360, 137828
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1138, 0.4611

Location: Church Road, Goudhurst, Kent TN17 1BN

Locality: Goudhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 1BN

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Listing Text

TQ 7237-7337 (south side)

15/128 Row of 3 headstones,
about 20 metres north
west of Church of St
Row of 3 headstones. Wilkins family, c.1800. About 4 feet high with swagged and
moulded heads, with central sunburst with open eye, inscription panel in form of
large open book, and draped cloth with further inscription below. John, (d.1807)
and Sarah, (d.1809) Collins. About 4 feet high, with shaped head and 3 incised
roundels, crudely executed, of Death with scythe and hourglass, a winged female
figure with open book, and an angel blowing a trumpet. Isaac Bates (d.1840) and
family. Black slate headstone, about 4 feet high, with Greek Revival detailed
moulding, reeded pilasters, fluted cornice with central panel, scalloped semi-
circular head. Signed Burgis, Cranbrook. An unusual material and execution in
this area.

Listing NGR: TQ7236037828

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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