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Description: Carnell Chest Tomb Approximately 3.5 Metres North of the Organ Loft of the Church of St Mary
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 179464
OS Grid Reference: TQ6346649724
OS Grid Coordinates: 563466, 149724
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2233, 0.3395
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HADLOW CHURCH STREET
TQ 63 49
7/28 Carnell chest tomb approx 3.5m
- north of the organ loft of the
Church of,St Mary
Chest tomb. Dated 1799 in memory of Elizabeth Carnell. Grey limestone.
Chest has fluted corner-shafts with moulded capitals and bases. All 4 sides
contain a singular rectangular fielded panel with concave corners and
sunbursts. Flat lid has moulded edges, moulded base and 2-step plinth. the
northern panel is inscribed. The opening words are in Gothic lettering, the
rest is Roman serif upper and lower case lettering. It records the death of
Elizabeth Carnell in 1799. The northern panel inscription records the death
of her husband William in 1836 and his second wife Sarah in 1848. The bottom
step of the plinth contains sockets from former iron area railings.
Listing NGR: TQ6346649724
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Source: English Heritage
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