Description: Headstones to John Berry and Thomas Morton Situated Approximately 4 Metres to South East of Porch to
Date Listed: 15 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 335838
OS Grid Reference: SK5204481142
OS Grid Coordinates: 452044, 381142
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3247, -1.2201
THORPE SALVIN HARTHILL ROAD
(north side, off)
5/90 Headstones to John
Berry and Thomas Morton
4 metres to south-east
of porch to Church of
Pair of headstones, Early and mid C18. Ashlar limestone. Small double headstone
to John and Martha Berry situated on left of larger rectangular slab to Thomas
Morton (d 1757) and wife Sarah (d 1787). Berry monument has rounded heads to
2 panels, inscription to John on left beneath carved panel, inscription to Martha
on right with carved panel depicting skull and cross-bones and an hourglass.
Morton monument has finely-carved inscription flanked by fluting. Good examples
of their respective periods.
Listing NGR: SK5204981140
Source: English Heritage
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