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Latitude: 51.5284 / 51°31'42"N
Longitude: -0.2223 / 0°13'20"W
OS Eastings: 523414
OS Northings: 182551
OS Grid: TQ234825
Mapcode National: GBR BD.GMT
Mapcode Global: VHGQR.3VB6
Entry Name: Tomb of Major General Sir William Casement, Knight Commander of the Bath
Listing Date: 7 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1293515
English Heritage Legacy ID: 203830
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
KENSINGTON AND CHELSEA
TQ2382NW HARROW ROAD W10
249/80/31 KENSAL GREEN CEMETERY
07-NOV-1984 TOMB OF MAJOR GENERAL SIR WILLIAM CASE
MENT, KNIGHT COMMANDER OF THE BATH
(Formerly listed as:
HARROW ROAD W10
KENSAL GREEN CEMETERY
TOMB OF MAJOR GENERAL SIR WILLIAM CASE
MENT, KNIGHT COMMANDER OF THE BATH)
Tomb of Major General Sir William Casement (died 1844.) By E M Lander. Tall Portland stone base supporting coffin chest draped with Casement's cloak and topped with his bicorn hat and sword. Canopy with lotus leaf decoration borne by four atlantes in the form of Indian bearers, each wearing a turban and with his arms crossed. Case iron railings in the form of cannon barrels. History: Casement was a senior figure in the government of Bengal, who died on the eve of his final return to Britain. He has a comparable monument in Calcutta with an identical inscription.
Survey of London Vol XXXVII Plate 31c.
London Cemeteries Hugh Meller, plate 63.
Listing NGR: TQ2343782550
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