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Two Stapylton Memorials Approximately 7 Metres South-East of South-East Corner of Chancel of Church , Kirby Hill

Description: Two Stapylton Memorials Approximately 7 Metres South-East of South-East Corner of Chancel of Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 322751

OS Grid Reference: NZ1405706589
OS Grid Coordinates: 414057, 506589
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4545, -1.7847

Location: Kirby Hill, North Yorkshire DL11 7JH

Locality: Kirby Hill
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 7JH

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Listing Text

(north side)

18/50 . Two Stapylton memorials
approximately 7 metres
south-east of south-east
corner of chancel of
Church of St Peter and St


Two adjacent tombstones. Mid C18. Ashlar sandstone. Slab to south has
shaped top in form of a scrolled pediment with egg-and-dart motif to frame,
and with an angel's head in the tympanum, above an inscription commemorating
Samuel Stapylton senior d1760 within a frame of egg-and-dart motif. On the
back, crossed bones and other motifs in bas relief. Slab to north has worn
wave-shaped top moulded from double cyma shapes, and an inscription
commemorating Samuel Stapylton, son of the above, d1758. On the back, a
philosophical poem.

Listing NGR: NZ1405706589

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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