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Heastone Fixed to Churchyard Wall About 25 Metres South of Church of St Laurence, Ramsgate

Description: Heastone Fixed to Churchyard Wall About 25 Metres South of Church of St Laurence

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 171845

OS Grid Reference: TR3700265297
OS Grid Coordinates: 637002, 165297
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3373, 1.4013

Location: A253, Margate, Kent CT11 0QH

Locality: Ramsgate
Local Authority: Thanet District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT11 0QH

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Listing Text

TR 3765 SW
7/216 Headstone
fixed to
wall about
25 metres
south of
Church of
St. Laurence
Headstone. Dated 1739. About 3 feet high. The inscription plaque
(largely illegible) is raised with enriched side pieces. Rocaille
scalloped head with broken outline, containing shallow relief of Adam
and Eve and the serpent and apple tree, a unique motif in churchyard
monuments in this area.

Listing NGR: TR3700265297

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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