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Two Monuments in the Churchyard, 1 to 2 Metres East of North Aisle, Church of the Holy Cross, Hankerton

Description: Two Monuments in the Churchyard, 1 to 2 Metres East of North Aisle, Church of the Holy Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 315711

OS Grid Reference: ST9726690770
OS Grid Coordinates: 397266, 190770
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6158, -2.0409

Location: Church Lane, Hankerton, Wiltshire SN16 9LF

Locality: Hankerton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN16 9LF

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/89 Two monuments in the churchyard,
1-2m east of north aisle, Church
of the Holy Cross


Two chest tombs. Early and late C18. Limestone. Lettered
north to south.
a) Pearse family. Late C18. Angle pilasters, coved panels to
either side with incised but eroded Roman and italic lettering.
Moulded base and cambered slab.
b) Unidentified. Early C18. Lyre-shaped end panels with floral
decoration to east and putti holding open bible to the west.
Ornate south panel with bold relief carving of hour-glasses,
bibles, putti and swags. Deep chamfered base and slab.

Listing NGR: ST9726690770

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Source: English Heritage

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