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Group of 4 Headstones and 1 Footstone Approximately 2 Metres South West of Porch of Church of St Giles

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashtead, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.3086 / 51°18'30"N

Longitude: -0.2901 / 0°17'24"W

OS Eastings: 519279

OS Northings: 157994

OS Grid: TQ192579

Mapcode National: GBR 8B.9KG

Mapcode Global: VHGRV.XCHP

Entry Name: Group of 4 Headstones and 1 Footstone Approximately 2 Metres South West of Porch of Church of St Giles

Listing Date: 24 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188430

English Heritage Legacy ID: 290396

Location: Mole Valley, Surrey, KT21

County: Surrey

District: Mole Valley

Electoral Ward/Division: Ashtead Park

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Ashtead

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Ashtead

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

TQ 1857-1957
Group of 4 headstones
and 1 footstone approx 2
metres south west of
porch of Church of St


Group of 4 small monumental headstones and one footstone. All early C18. Lime-
stone. Three in a row side by side, from left to right respectively commemo-

(1) Elizabeth Bickley (d.1721): shaped top, elegantly lettered inscription includ-
ing couplet "Lo, Here Man's Fare
Either Soon or Late"

(2) Ann Bickley (d.1719): shaped top, elegantly lettered inscription including
couplet "My eerly blast
Bids no time waste"

(3) Margaret, wife of Will Thorne, (d.1704): swan-neck top, elegantly lettered
inscription including verse; and approximately 2 metres west of this the head-
stone and footstone of:

(4) John Watkin (d.1723): similar to the above but with carved skull-and-cross-
bones above the inscription; and small shaped footstone inscribed "JW 1723".

Listing NGR: TQ1927957994

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