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Carnel Chest Tomb Approximately 2 Metres North of the Organ Loft of the Church of St Mary, Hadlow

Description: Carnel Chest Tomb Approximately 2 Metres North of the Organ Loft of the Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 179463

OS Grid Reference: TQ6346849722
OS Grid Coordinates: 563468, 149722
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2233, 0.3396

Location: Appletons, Hadlow, Kent TN11 0DB

Locality: Hadlow
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN11 0DB

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Listing Text

TQ 63 49
7/27 Carnel chest tomb approx 2m
north of the organ loft of the
Church of St Mary


Chest tomb. Probably C17 in memory of members of the Camel family. Sandstone
ashlar. Plain rectangular chest with very thick, soffit-moulded flat lid and
moulded base on one-step plinth. The top of the lid is very weathered and any
inscription there has gone. 3 of the stone blocks on the south side are
inscribed with Roman serif capitals. Top left block is inscribed in memory of
(Const)ance Camel who died in 1714, the block alongside records the death of
Thomas Camel in 1718. The bottom left stone is worn and only the date 1717
can be made out.

Listing NGR: TQ6346849722

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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