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Description: Group of 11 Brick Chest Tombs to South of Chancel of Church of St Laurence
Date Listed: 4 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 171853
OS Grid Reference: TR3703865303
OS Grid Coordinates: 637038, 165303
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3374, 1.4018
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RAMSGATE HIGH STREET
TR 3765 SW
7/220 Group of 11
tombs to south
of Church of
Group of 11 brick chest tombs. Pettit Gold, d.1801, and family. Built
into the footpath wall, with simple top slab. The inscription still
retains the original gold coloured paint, a pun on the name of the
family. Robert Ticknor, d.1711, adjacent to the Church. Moulded stone
top slab, inscribed and with Death's head and palm frond motifs. The
other chests are of varying size and height with inscriptions (often
illegible) in either moulded stone top slabs or heavy crude marble
slabs, all mid C18.
Listing NGR: TR3703865303
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Source: English Heritage
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