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James Hammett Monument, East of the North West Corner of the Church Yard of the Church of Saint John

A Grade II* Listed Building in Tolpuddle, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7499 / 50°44'59"N

Longitude: -2.2985 / 2°17'54"W

OS Eastings: 379034

OS Northings: 94514

OS Grid: SY790945

Mapcode National: GBR 0Z4.TZD

Mapcode Global: FRA 6723.8CR

Entry Name: James Hammett Monument, East of the North West Corner of the Church Yard of the Church of Saint John

Listing Date: 10 March 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323627

English Heritage Legacy ID: 106363

Location: Tolpuddle, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Tolpuddle

Built-Up Area: Tolpuddle

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Tolpuddle St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

TOLPUDDLE
SY 7994 DORCHESTER ROAD
(South Side)

15/174 James Hammett
monument, east of
the north west
corner of the church
yard of tile Church
of Saint John

GV II*

Churchyard monument. Erected 1934 by Eric Gill. Headstone with shaped top
and moulded surround. Inscription to James Hammett, died 1891, the only one
of the Tolpuddle Martyrs to return to the village. Above inscription, the
date 1834 surrounded by a chain. Graded for its importance in the history of the
Trade Union movement.


Listing NGR: SY7903494514

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