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Row of 7 Headstones Approximately 3 Metres East of Chancel of Church of St Margeret, Wolston

Description: Row of 7 Headstones Approximately 3 Metres East of Chancel of Church of St Margeret

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 308858

OS Grid Reference: SP4098275754
OS Grid Coordinates: 440982, 275754
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3783, -1.3994

Location: Main Street, Wolston, Warwickshire CV8 3HJ

Locality: Wolston
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV8 3HJ

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Listing Text

SP47NW West side)
2/69 Row of 7 headstones approx.
3m. E of chancel of Church of
St. Margaret


Row of 7 headstones. Early C18. Carved sandstone. All have inscriptions to the
Lickorish family. The first headstone, to left, is very eroded. Second headstone
dated 1710. Winged head top. Large sunk oval panel with wreath and flower
spandrels. Inscription to Jonathon. The third has large scrolled shaped top.
Sunk shallow convex panel. Incised leaves and scrolis. Inscription to Joanna.
Fourth headstone dated 1712, Scrolled pediment with winged head. Moulded sunk
panel with stylised drapery. Inscription to Richard. The fifth is dated 1701.
Triangular top. Winged head and stylised drapery. Inscription to Mary. Sixth
headstone dated 1720. Segmental top. Winged head. Moulded sunk panel with winged
head at base, flanked by strips of lozenge ornament. Inscription to Joshua. The
seventh is dated 1749. Much eroded. Inscription to Sarah.

Listing NGR: SP4098275754

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Source: English Heritage

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