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Mclaren Headboard, Approximately 6 Metres to South East of South East Corner of Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Godalming, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.1769 / 51°10'37"N

Longitude: -0.6014 / 0°36'4"W

OS Eastings: 497864

OS Northings: 142897

OS Grid: SU978428

Mapcode National: GBR FD8.4RV

Mapcode Global: VHFVT.JPF3

Entry Name: Mclaren Headboard, Approximately 6 Metres to South East of South East Corner of Church of St John

Listing Date: 1 February 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188875

English Heritage Legacy ID: 291304

Location: Godalming, Waverley, Surrey, GU7

County: Surrey

District: Waverley

Civil Parish: Godalming

Built-Up Area: Godalming

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Busbridge

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

SU 9742
(south west side, off),
McLaren headboard, approx
6 metres to south-east of
south-east corner of
Church of St John

Headboard. c.1917. Wooden. Five boards wooden-pegged together, the top board
having relief-carved Royal Flying Corps Coat of Arms with laurel wreath enclos-
ing initials RFC (Royal Flying Corps), surmounted by royal crown on cushion and
flanked by eagle's wings. West side of board inscribed with verses 9-10 of
Psalm 139; each side has commemorative inscription to Francis Walter Stafford
McLaren, M.P., 2nd Lieutenant Flying Corps, d.1917 at Montrose; at base, Royal
Flying Corps motto, 'Per ardua ad astra'.

Listing NGR: SU9786442897

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