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Group of 11 Brick Chest Tombs to South of Chancel of Church of St Laurence, Ramsgate

Description: Group of 11 Brick Chest Tombs to South of Chancel of Church of St Laurence

Grade: II
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

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
7/220 Group of 11
brick chest
tombs to south
of chancel
of Church of
St. Laurence
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

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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