Description: Barrington Monument in Churchyard, About 10 Metres South East of South Porch, Church of St Gregory
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 271236
OS Grid Reference: ST3482227137
OS Grid Coordinates: 334822, 127137
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0399, -2.9310
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ST32NW STOKE ST GREGORY CP
STOKE ST GREGORY VILLAGE
3/68 Barrington Monument in
churchyard, about 10 m south-east
of south porch, Church of St
Headstone. Earliest date 1782 but possibly earlier. Ham stone. Thick slab, shaped top, upper section carved with
angels' heads flanking hour glass with skull, sunken centre with decorated architrave, upper section divided vertically
by cord and inscribed left to Elizabeth Barrington, died 1782, and right to Edward Barrington. The only surviving early
headstone in the churchyard and a good example of its type.
Listing NGR: ST3482227137
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Source: English Heritage
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