Description: 5 Monuments in the Churchyard, 2-5 Metres South of the Chancel, Church of the Holy Cross
Date Listed: 16 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 315710
OS Grid Reference: ST9726690761
OS Grid Coordinates: 397266, 190761
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6157, -2.0409
ST 99 SE HANKERTON CHURCH LANE
3/88 Five monuments in the churchyard,
2-5m south of chancel, Church of
the Holy Cross
Four chest tombs and one headstone. Early-late C18. Limestone.
Lettered north to south.
a) Unidentified. Early C18. Lyre-shaped end panels and ornate
cartouche framing central inscription panel to north; later
panel inset but collapsing to south. Deep chamfer to slab.
b) Unidentified. Headstone hard against east end of tomb 'a'.
Early C18. Ornately scrolled border with hour-glass and open
bible framing putto to head.
c) Unidentified. Late C18. Angle balusters and 3 raised and
fielded panels to each side, that to north collapsed at time of
resurvey (August 1986). Deep chamfer to slab.
d) Unidentified. Late C18. Angle balusters and 3 raised and
fielded panels to each side. Deep chamfer to slab.
e) Unidentified. 1743. Angle balusters and 3 raised and
fielded panels to each side, that to south with egg-and-dart
borders. Lettering eroded. Deep chamfer to slab.
Listing NGR: ST9726690761
Source: English Heritage
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