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Row of 4 Headstones from Approximately 5 to 8 Metres North of North Transept of Church of St Mary an, Leatherhead

Description: Row of 4 Headstones from Approximately 5 to 8 Metres North of North Transept of Church of St Mary an

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 August 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 290511

OS Grid Reference: TQ1675856182
OS Grid Coordinates: 516758, 156182
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2928, -0.3269

Location: B2033, Leatherhead, Surrey KT23 3JR

Locality: Leatherhead
Local Authority: Mole Valley District Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: KT23 3JR

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Listing Text

TQ 1656 SE (south side)
Row of 4 headstones from approx.
5 to 8 metres north of north
transept of Church of St Mary
and St Nicholas


Row of 4 headstones on north-south axis. Late C17 to mid C18. Commemorating
(from south to north) as follows:

(1) W. Wood, infant son of W.Wood (d.1697): very small, with carved swan-neck
top and crossed bones; inscription in seriffed capitals;

(2) Johanna Wood, wife of William Wood, (d. 1699): shaped top carved with
skull-and-crossbones; inscription in seriffed capitals;

(3) Hanna Wood and her baby (d. 1710): shaped top, carving with hourglass and
skull-and-crossbones; inscription recording that she died in childbed;

(4) William Hall (d. 1751): scrolled top, carving with hourglass, urn, etc.

(At the time of the survey in 1988 the latter two were under a stout yew bush.)

Listing NGR: TQ1675856182

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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