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Gravestone to Robert Millthorp Approximately 3 Metres to West of Tower of Church of All Saints, Darfield

Description: Gravestone to Robert Millthorp Approximately 3 Metres to West of Tower of Church of All Saints

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 333642

OS Grid Reference: SE4185804306
OS Grid Coordinates: 441858, 404306
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5337, -1.3699

Location: Church Street, Barnsley S73 9LG

Locality: Darfield
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S73 9LG

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Listing Text

(east end)

6/14 Gravestone to
Robert Millthorp
3 metres to west
of tower of Church
of All Saints.


Gravestone. c1826. Sandstone. Square-headed slab simply decorated
with carved foliage and a central roundel and inscribed:
'HERE LYETH / THE MORTAL REMAINS / of Robert Millthorp who died Sept- /
13th 1826 aged 19 Years. He lost his Life / by inadvertently throwing
this Stone / upon himself whilst in the service of/Ja- Raywood of Ardsley
who erected / it to his memory.'

Two rhymed verses complete this simple but most unusual monument.

Listing NGR: SE4185804306

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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