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Group of 6 Headstones South of Chancel of Church of St Laurence, Ramsgate

Description: Group of 6 Headstones South of Chancel of Church of St Laurence

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 171854

OS Grid Reference: TR3704165299
OS Grid Coordinates: 637041, 165299
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3373, 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
7/221 Group of 6
south of
chancel of
Church of
St. Laurence
Group of 6 headstones. William Dear, d.1719. About 2 feet high, with
crudely scrolled head with equally crude lillies and hourglass. Robert
Long, d.1723. About 3 feet high, with the same motifs as the last, but
damaged. William Curling, d.1725. About 3 feet high, with Rocaille
scrolled shoulders, and broken outline, with cherubs heads and sunburst
motifs. Esther (d.1730) and John Curling. About 2 1/2 feet high, with
double segmental head with 2 skulls in filleted surround. Moses Read,
d.1743. About 3 feet high, with foliate scrolled shoulders and
pediment shaped cornice with cherub's head and swirling clouds. William
Darling, d.1753. About 3 1/2 feet high, the plaque with festooned sides,
with foliate scrolled shoulders to scrolled egg and tongue cornice and
cherub's heads in sunburst.

Listing NGR: TR3704165299

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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