Description: Group of 5 Tombs Immediately to East of Chancel South Aisle of All Saints Church to Benjamin 1776 an
Date Listed: 2 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 226683
OS Grid Reference: TM2469699014
OS Grid Coordinates: 624696, 299014
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5426, 1.3122
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TM 2499 SHOTESHAM THE STREET
8/106 Group of 5 tombs imm, to E. of
chancel S. aisle of All Saints
Church: to Benjamin 1776 & Eliza-
beth 1784 Gooch; Shute 1776 &
Dorothea 1785 D'Urban; John D'Ur-
GV ban M.D. 1782; George Parker 1792;
II Elizabeth D'Urban1810
Group of 5 tombs. From 1776 to 1810. Stone and gault brick. Each tomb
consists of a body-stone set on about 3 courses of gault brick with a head-
stone and a similar yet shorter tombstone set at the foot of the grave.
Headstones and "footstones" engraved to memory of Benjamin + 1776 and
Elizabeth + 1784 Gooch, Shute + 1776 and Dorothea + 1785 D'Urban, John D'Urban
M.D. + 1782, George Parker + 1792 and Elizabeth D'Urban + 1810. 4 headstones
with volutes supporting pediments enclosing urns flanked by cherubs whilst
that of George Parker has a circular medallion with a draped female figure
on one knee with an outstretched arm resting on an anchor. Historical
associaton: Benjamin Gooch was a famous surgeon associated with the found-
ation of the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital.
Listing NGR: TM2469699014
Source: English Heritage
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