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Row of 8 Headstones 1 to 15 Metres South East of Church of St Mary, Wingham

Description: Row of 8 Headstones 1 to 15 Metres South East of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 178361

OS Grid Reference: TR2422557460
OS Grid Coordinates: 624225, 157460
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2721, 1.2132

Location: Canterbury Road, Wingham, Kent CT3 1BB

Locality: Wingham
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT3 1BB

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Listing Text

(north side)

9/329 Row of 8 headstones
1 to 15 metres
south east of church
of St.Mary


Row of headstones. C18. William Byng,d.1718, decorated with 2 skulls and
hourglass. Mildred Byng, n.d. wife of the forgoing with similar decoration
to headstone. William and Jane Byng,n.d. double headstone with skull and
bones and palm fronds. Richard Dowker,d. 1730 and Ann Matthews, d.1721,
identical stones with double skulls. Joseph Greenstreet d. 1733 and John
Greenstreet d.1719,set against each other,the former with winged cherub and
scrolled head, the latter with double head.Headstone about 15 metres south
of chancel, the name and date obscured; a raised and fielded panel with
moulded surround and skull in nowy head.

Listing NGR: TR2421357460

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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