Description: Graveslab (Couldwell) Approximately 8 Metres South West of Tower of Church of All Saints
Date Listed: 23 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334288
OS Grid Reference: SE2905605838
OS Grid Coordinates: 429056, 405838
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5484, -1.5629
SE 2906 SILKSTONE HIGH STREET
11/159 Graveslab (Couldwell)
approx 8 metres south
west of tower of Church
of All Saints
Graveslab. c1711. Sandstone slab with incised decoration to edges and
dividing the stone lengthways each part with arched decoration at top. The
left part is dedicated to: Elizabeth the daughter of John Couldwell of
Simhill d. 28th December 1711, aged 19 years. Below, in later lettering:
Sarah wife of James Hirst d. 15th September 1740. The right part is
dedicated to: John son of John Couldwell of Simhill d. 23rd October 1711.
Also James Hirst d. January 10th 1771 aged 81 years.
Listing NGR: SE2905605838
Source: English Heritage
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