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Group of 5 Tombs Immediately to East of Chancel South Aisle of All Saints Church to Benjamin 1776 and Elizabeth 1784 Gooch; Shute 1776 and Dorothea 1785 D'urban; John D'urban M.d. 1782; George Parker

A Grade II Listed Building in Shotesham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5426 / 52°32'33"N

Longitude: 1.3122 / 1°18'43"E

OS Eastings: 624696

OS Northings: 299014

OS Grid: TM246990

Mapcode National: GBR WJR.GLM

Mapcode Global: VHL8K.PCK6

Entry Name: Group of 5 Tombs Immediately to East of Chancel South Aisle of All Saints Church to Benjamin 1776 and Elizabeth 1784 Gooch; Shute 1776 and Dorothea 1785 D'urban; John D'urban M.d. 1782; George Parker

Listing Date: 2 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304755

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226683

Location: Shotesham, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR15

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Shotesham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Shotesham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TM 2499 SHOTESHAM THE STREET
(south side)

8/106 Group of 5 tombs imm, to E. of
chancel S. aisle of All Saints
Church: to Benjamin 1776 & Eliza-
beth 1784 Gooch; Shute 1776 &
Dorothea 1785 D'Urban; John D'Ur-
GV ban M.D. 1782; George Parker 1792;
II Elizabeth D'Urban1810

Group of 5 tombs. From 1776 to 1810. Stone and gault brick. Each tomb
consists of a body-stone set on about 3 courses of gault brick with a head-
stone and a similar yet shorter tombstone set at the foot of the grave.
Headstones and "footstones" engraved to memory of Benjamin + 1776 and
Elizabeth + 1784 Gooch, Shute + 1776 and Dorothea + 1785 D'Urban, John D'Urban
M.D. + 1782, George Parker + 1792 and Elizabeth D'Urban + 1810. 4 headstones
with volutes supporting pediments enclosing urns flanked by cherubs whilst
that of George Parker has a circular medallion with a draped female figure
on one knee with an outstretched arm resting on an anchor. Historical
associaton: Benjamin Gooch was a famous surgeon associated with the found-
ation of the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital.


Listing NGR: TM2469699014

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