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Description: Pair of Wells Headstones Approximately 2 Metres North East of the Vestry of the Church of St Mary
Date Listed: 19 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 179488
OS Grid Reference: TQ6347949711
OS Grid Coordinates: 563479, 149711
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2232, 0.3397
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HADLOW CHURCH STREET
TQ 63 49
7/52 Pair of Wells headstones approx
- 2m north east of the vestry of
the Church of St Mary
Pair of headstones. Dated 1726 and 1739 in memory of members of the Wells
family. Sandstone. Upright slabs, both standing approx 500mm high with
curvilinear shaped heads and inscribed with large Roman serif upper and lower
case lettering. The right one has a flat face and the head is crudely carved
with a skull and crossbones; the inscription records the death of Richard
Wells in 1726. The left headstone has a double head and recessed front panel.
The inscription is divided into 2 columns, one for John Wells (d. 1739) and
the other for his wife Ann (date illegible).
Listing NGR: TQ6347949711
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Source: English Heritage
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