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Tomb Chest to Captain John Curling and Group of 6 Headstones About 15-20 Metres East of Mausoleum

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsgate, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.338 / 51°20'16"N

Longitude: 1.4007 / 1°24'2"E

OS Eastings: 636958

OS Northings: 165365

OS Grid: TR369653

Mapcode National: GBR X0L.0XT

Mapcode Global: VHMCW.7MBP

Entry Name: Tomb Chest to Captain John Curling and Group of 6 Headstones About 15-20 Metres East of Mausoleum

Listing Date: 4 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336664

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171840

Location: Ramsgate, Thanet, Kent, CT11

County: Kent

District: Thanet

Civil Parish: Ramsgate

Built-Up Area: Ramsgate

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

RAMSGATE HIGH STREET
TR 3665 SE
ST. LAWRENCE
(north-west
side)
6/211 Tomb chest to
Captain John
Curling and
group of 6
headstones
about 15-20
metres east of
Mausoleum
GV II
Tomb chest to Captain John Curling, d.1779. Grey marble and white stone.
Weathered base with heavy corner piers, square with nailhead enriched
arrisses. Moulded and inscribed top slab. South-facing panel inscribed:
Tomb of
John Curling with coat of Arms.
Born 1710 Died 1779
Headstone about 10 metres north-west to Daniel, John, George and Joseph,
the sons of Daniel and Ann Wood, d. before 1772. About 2 feet high with
scalloped Rocaille head. Adjacent to the north the headstone to Daniel and
Ann Wood, c.1784, about 3½ feet high with scrolled Rocaille head with
cherub. The headstone has been reversed, the "front" face now inscribed
to Hinds family. Headstone to William Fox d.1779. About 3 feet high
with festooned sides to inscription panel and with scrolled cornice with
Rocaille shoulders and gadrooned urn with palm fronds. Headstone to Henry
White, d.1775. About 3 feet high with scrolled cornice, scalloped shoulders,
shell keystone and winged cherub head in sunburst. Headstone to James
Bullock, d.1770. About 2 feet high with Rocaille scrolled head with palm
fronds. Headstone about 5 metres east-south-east of Curling tomb.
Illegible name, d.1804. About 3 feet high with segmental head depicting
military trophies.

Listing NGR: TR3695865365

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