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Row of Hodsoll Headstones Approximately 400 Millimetres East of the Chancel of the Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Hadlow, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2231 / 51°13'23"N

Longitude: 0.3397 / 0°20'22"E

OS Eastings: 563475

OS Northings: 149704

OS Grid: TQ634497

Mapcode National: GBR NQ7.8P5

Mapcode Global: VHHQ1.TJX6

Entry Name: Row of Hodsoll Headstones Approximately 400 Millimetres East of the Chancel of the Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070474

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179479

Location: Hadlow, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Hadlow

Built-Up Area: Hadlow

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Hadlow

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

HADLOW CHURCH STREET
TQ 63 49
7/43 Row of Hodsoll headstones
- approx 400mm east of the
chancel of the Church of St
Mary

GV II

Row of 8 headstones. Dated 1711-1778 in memory of members of the Hodsoll
family. All are sandstone with shaped heads and stand between 300mm-750mm
high. They are inscribed with Roman serif upper and lower case lettering.

The tallest, at the left end, has a curvilinear-shaped double head and
recessed front panel. The inscription which includes some italic lettering is
divided into separate columns for Reuben Hodsoll (d. 1711) and his wife Ann
(d. 1741). Next to it is one with a coat of arms carved on the head. Here
too the inscription (in large letters) is divided into columns and records the
deaths of husband and wife Henry and Elizabeth who died in 1741 and 1732
respectively. The others all have curvilinear-shaped heads and recessed front
panels. Some are illegible.


Listing NGR: TQ6347549704

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