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Pair of Barton Headstones Approximately 18 Metres South West of the Tower of the Church of St Mary, Hadlow

Description: Pair of Barton Headstones Approximately 18 Metres South West of the Tower of the Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 179473

OS Grid Reference: TQ6341449704
OS Grid Coordinates: 563414, 149704
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2231, 0.3388

Location: 1 Church Street, 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
7/37 Pair of Barton headstones
- approx 18m south west of the
tower of the Church of St Mary


Pair of adjacent headstones. Dated 1774 and 1771 in memory of members of the
Barton family. Sandstone. 2 similar headstones standing close to one
another. Both are upright slabs with curvilinear-shaped double heads and both
are inscribed with Roman serif upper and lower case lettering including some
italics. The right one stands approx 1.2m high and records the deaths of
Barbara Barton in 1774 and her husband Anthony in 1783. The left one stands
approx lm high and records the death of the rector Thomas Barton in 1771 and
his wife Elizabeth in 1763.

Listing NGR: TQ6341449704

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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