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Description: Hamar Memorial Approximately 13 Metres to North of North Aisle of Church of St George
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 257193
OS Grid Reference: SO3004880586
OS Grid Coordinates: 330048, 280586
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4188, -3.0300
SO 3080-3180 CLUN C.P. CHURCH STREET
15/99 Hamar Memorial
- approximately 13 metres
to North of North Aisle
of Church of St George
Pedestal tomb. Circa 1830-5. Sandstone ashlar. Moulded plinth, sunken
panels, moulded cornice and concave capping to swagged urn-finial. To
Moses (died 1835) and Edith (died 1838) Hamar and their 7 children (died
1811). Inscribed: "The above children of Moses and Edith Hamar/of
Colestay in this Parish were all/carried off by a Putrid Fever with/
awful rapidity in the short space of/Three Weeks - a sad instance of the/
uncertainty of human life".
Listing NGR: SO3004880588
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Source: English Heritage
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