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Group of Chest Tomb and 4 Headstones to Long Family, Within 2 Metres North of Church of St Laurence

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsgate, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3376 / 51°20'15"N

Longitude: 1.4017 / 1°24'6"E

OS Eastings: 637035

OS Northings: 165333

OS Grid: TR370653

Mapcode National: GBR X0L.170

Mapcode Global: VHMCW.7MXX

Entry Name: Group of Chest Tomb and 4 Headstones to Long Family, Within 2 Metres North of Church of St Laurence

Listing Date: 4 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051661

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171826

Location: Ramsgate, Thanet, Kent, CT11

County: Kent

District: Thanet

Civil Parish: Ramsgate

Built-Up Area: Ramsgate

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

RAMSGATE HIGH STREET
TR 3765 SW
ST LAWRENCE
(north-west side)
7/197 Group of chest
tomb and 4 head-
stones to Long
family, within
2 metres north
of Church of
St Laurence
GV II
Chest tomb and 4 headstones. Chest tomb, virtually adjacent to church, of
brick with moulded top slab, inscribed to Old Alexander Long, d.l708.
Alexander Long, d.l723. About 2 feet high, with crude skull and double
cross bones in scrolled shaped head. Mary Long, d.l732, wife of Alexander.
About 1 foot high, with 2 skulls with palm fronds in double segmental-head.
Mary Long, d. 1738. About 2 feet high, with segmental head with winged
hourglass decoration. Elizabeth Long, d.l742. About 2 feet high, with
double segmental head with 2 winged cherubs' heads on crossed bones and
trumpets.

Listing NGR: TR3703565332

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