Description: Raised Grave Slab (Copley) Approximately 10 Metres South of East End of Chancel of Church of All Hal
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
SE 2711 HIGH HOYLAND CHURCH LANE
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
Source: English Heritage
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