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Description: Hoakens Chest Tomb, in Churchyard 17 Metres North West of Tower, Church of St Peter and St Paul
Date Listed: 15 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 261774
OS Grid Reference: ST6651023090
OS Grid Coordinates: 366510, 123090
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0062, -2.4787
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ST6623 CHARLTON HORETHORNE CP MAIN R0AD (East side)
Hoakens Chest Tomb, in churchyard
17 metres Worth West of Tower,
Church of St Peter and St Paul
Chest Tomb. Probably C17. Local stone; base buried, plain slab sides; heavy flat top with angled coving; the whole
being an unpointed wedge plan shape, not rectangular. No inscriptions visible on weathered flanks, but at the thinner
West end a probably later inscription reads 'Here lyeth the/body of Richard/ Hoakens he/dyed/ocl F ye 9 1760 AGED
Listing NGR: ST6651023090
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Source: English Heritage
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