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Monument to William Webb Situated 50 Metres from Church of St Mary in Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Old Hunstanton, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9486 / 52°56'54"N

Longitude: 0.5131 / 0°30'47"E

OS Eastings: 568945

OS Northings: 341975

OS Grid: TF689419

Mapcode National: GBR P2W.4K7

Mapcode Global: WHKPF.V4JW

Entry Name: Monument to William Webb Situated 50 Metres from Church of St Mary in Churchyard

Listing Date: 20 September 1984

Last Amended: 29 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221239

Location: Old Hunstanton, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE36

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Old Hunstanton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Hunstanton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

In the entry for OLD HUNSTANTON CHURCH STREET (east)
1/57
Monument of William Webb,
situated 50m from Church
of St Mary, in Churchyard

The item shall be amended to read: CHURCH ROAD (east)

Monument of William Webb
situated 50 metres from
Church of St Mary in
Churchyard

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TF 64 SE OLD HUNSTANTON CHURCH STREET (east)

1/57 Monument to William
Webb, situated 50
metres from Church
of St. Mary,in Church-
yard.

- II

Headstone. 1784. Sandstone. Bas-relief putti with wings. Inscription :
"In memory of William Webb, Late of the 15 L(igh)t D(ragoo)ns who was/Shot
from his horse by a party of smugglers/On 26 Sep(tember) 1784/Aged 26 years.
I am not dead, but Sleepeth here/And when the trumpet sound I will appear/Four
balls through me pearced (sic) there way/Hard it was I had no time to pray.
Included for social historical interest.


Listing NGR: TF6894541975

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