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Raised Grave Slab (Copley) Approximately 10 Metres South of East End of Chancel of Church of All Hal, High Hoyland

Description: Raised Grave Slab (Copley) Approximately 10 Metres South of East End of Chancel of Church of All Hal

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334272

OS Grid Reference: SE2747810621
OS Grid Coordinates: 427478, 410621
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5915, -1.5863

Location: Litherop Road, High Hoyland, Barnsley S75 4BH

Locality: High Hoyland
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S75 4BH

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Listing Text

(East side)

7/145 Raised graveslab
(Copley) approx 10
metres south of east
end of chancel of
Church of All Hallows


Raised graveslab. c1705. Sandstone slab with elaborate relief carving of
foliage and flowers around edge and, at the top, a cartouche, with winged
child supporters, inscribed "Mors est Ianua Vita". To: John Copley, "Taner"
of Clayton and his wife also Phillip their son. The dates and ages follow

1679 aged 61 years
1705 aged 105 years
1705 aged 50 years

An elaborate and well preserved example.

Listing NGR: SE2747810621

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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