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Row of 10 Headstones About 1 to 20 Metres South of Church of St Mary, Capel-le-Ferne

Description: Row of 10 Headstones About 1 to 20 Metres South of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 178556

OS Grid Reference: TR2571240006
OS Grid Coordinates: 625712, 140006
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1149, 1.2235

Location: Capel-le-Ferne, Kent CT18 7EX

Locality: Capel-le-Ferne
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT18 7EX

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Listing Text

4/27 Row of 10 head-
stones about 1 to
20 metres south
of Church of
St Mary
Row of 10 headstones. Thomas Hammond, d.1750. About 2 ½ feet high decorated
with 4 rosettes on a scrolled head. George Andrews, C18. About 2 feet high
with inscription on fielded panel, the semi-circular head decorated with
hourglass and death's head. William Andrews, C18. About 2 ½ feet high,
decorated with death's head and hourglass. Elizabeth Andrews, d.1758.
About 2feet high, with triple segmental head, decorated with skull and 2
hourglasses. John Knott, Yeoman, d.1705. Triple segmental head with crude
representations of skull and hourglass. Frances Knott, d.1698. Plain
inscription on stone about 1½ feet. high. Mary wife of John Knott, mid C18.
About 3 feet high with cornice on scrools, decorated with cherub's head.
Jane Knott, d.1732. About 3½ feet high with segmental head and skull motifs.
John Knott of Dover, twice mayor of that town, d.1727. About 3½ feet high
with scrolled shoulders decorated with skull and bones, pierced heart, winged
hourglass and fleur de lys. John Knott, d.1770. About 3½ feet high, with
fine calligraphic inscription, scrolled cornice and motto over scallops and
oil lamps.

Listing NGR: TR2532939637

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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