Description: Spong Tomb Monument 15 Yards to the South of Aylesford Church
Date Listed: 25 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 179214
OS Grid Reference: TQ7294159014
OS Grid Coordinates: 572941, 159014
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3040, 0.4796
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AYLESFORD CP CHURCH LANE
Spong tomb monument
15 yards to the south
- of Aylesford Church
Tomb monument. Dated 1815. Stone. Wide plinth to pedestal, with moulded foot
and cornice, carrying large coade stone urn. Inscribed to John and Rosamund
Spong. Wrought-iron railed surround with urns on standards. John Spong was the
model for Mr Wardle of Dingley Dell in Charles Dickens "The Pickwick Papers".
Listing NGR: TQ7294459015
Source: English Heritage
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