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Description: Witts Headstone in Churchyard, 2 Metres South of Chancel, Church of St Peter
Date Listed: 2 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 311271
OS Grid Reference: SU1054976319
OS Grid Coordinates: 410549, 176319
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4857, -1.8495
SU 17 NW BROAD HINTON CHURCH LANE
2/27 Witts headstone in churchyard,
2m south of chancel, Church of
Headstone. C17. Limestone. Shaped top with incised bowl and
leaves. Legend below, reads: HERE LYETH THE BODY OF / HENRY WITT
WHO DEPARTED / THIS LIFE APRIL Y 2 : 1685 / AS THOU ART NOW SO ONCE
/ WAS I : IN HELTH AND STRENGTH / THOUGH HERE I LYE / AS I AM NOW
SOE SHALT THOV / BE : PREPARE FOR DEATH DAND / FOLLOW MEE.
Listing NGR: SU1054976319
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Source: English Heritage
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