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Latitude: 51.5289 / 51°31'43"N
Longitude: -0.2223 / 0°13'20"W
OS Eastings: 523411
OS Northings: 182605
OS Grid: TQ234826
Mapcode National: GBR BD.8MN
Mapcode Global: VHGQR.3TBV
Entry Name: Tomb of John Gordon
Listing Date: 7 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1191024
English Heritage Legacy ID: 203826
Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W10
District: Kensington and Chelsea
Electoral Ward/Division: Queens Park
Built-Up Area: Brent
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Michaell and All Angels Ladbroke Grove
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2382 NW HARROW ROAD W10
249/80/37 KENSAL GREEN CEMETERY
07-Nov-1984 Tomb of John Gordon
Tomb chest of John Gordon, deceased 1840. Portland stone, York stone base. Urn (stolen 1997) on pedestal within canopy carried on four tapering square columns, supporting canopy with acroteria in the form of Egyptian heads; emblem of butterfly and tail-biting snake on north face. Two stage base with slab in front. Closely based on Parisian exemplars such as Moliere's monument in Pere Lachaise cemetery.
A H Hakewill, Modern tombs, Gleaned from the Public Cemeteries of London.
Survey of London Vol XXXVII Plate 32b.
Listing NGR: TQ2341382602
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