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Cholera Memorial Against East Wall of Chancel to Church of St Laurence

A Grade II Listed Building in Adwick le Street & Carcroft, Doncaster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5713 / 53°34'16"N

Longitude: -1.1844 / 1°11'3"W

OS Eastings: 454108

OS Northings: 408608

OS Grid: SE541086

Mapcode National: GBR NW54.CJ

Mapcode Global: WHDCV.SH6J

Entry Name: Cholera Memorial Against East Wall of Chancel to Church of St Laurence

Listing Date: 23 March 1988

Last Amended: 10 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151475

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334875

Location: Doncaster, DN6

County: Doncaster

Electoral Ward/Division: Adwick le Street & Carcroft

Built-Up Area: Adwick le Street

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Adwick-le-Street St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

In the entry for the following:

ADWICK-LE-STREET CHURCH LANE
SE 50 NW (north-west side off)

6/11 Cholera memorial
against east wall
of chancel to
Church of St Lawrence

The address shall be amended to read:

SE 50 NW ADWICK-LE-STREET CHURCH LANE
(north-west side off)

6/11 Cholera memorial
against east wall
of chancel to
Church of St Laurence

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ADWICK-LE-STREET CHURCH LANE
SE 50 NW (north-west side, off)

6/11 Cholera memorial
against east wall
of chancel to
Church of St. Lawrence

GV II

Cholera memorial stone. c1832, Magnesian limestone. Upright slab
approximately 0.2 metres thick and 1.6 metres tall with shouldered sides and
cut-off triangular head. God's seeing eye carved at top above weathered
inscription which reads:

THIS STONE / WAS ERECTED / BY THE PEOPLE / OF / ADWICK-LE-STREET /
AS A MEMORIAL / OF THAT / SEVERE PESTILLANCE / THE CHOLERA / WHICH
IN THE MONTH OF JULY 1832 WITH / FEARFUL SUDDENESS / DESTROYED FIVE /
OF THE INHABITANTS / OF HAMPOLE.


Listing NGR: SE5410808608

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