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Description: Three Chest Tombs About 2 Metres East of Church of St Lawrence
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169723
OS Grid Reference: TQ7562029447
OS Grid Coordinates: 575620, 129447
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0375, 0.5035
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HAWKHURST THE MOOR
TQ 7429-7529 (south side)
18/373 Three chest tombs about
2 metres east of Church
of St Lawrence
Three chest tombs. The northernmost early C18, sunk into the earth, only the
reverse-ogee moulded top slab easily visible. The southernmost early C18, with
stepped base, ogee moulded plinth, raised and fielded side panels and corner piers
and basalt or slate moulded top slab. Central chest to John Baker, mid C18, with
platform and enriched chest with moulded base, raised and fielded panels, urn-
shaped corner piers, gadrooned and with egg and tongue cornice, and moulded top
slab with inscribed arms cartouche.
Listing NGR: TQ7562129446
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Source: English Heritage
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