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Monument to Doctor Rowland Taylor

A Grade II Listed Building in Hadleigh, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0534 / 52°3'12"N

Longitude: 0.9701 / 0°58'12"E

OS Eastings: 603735

OS Northings: 243611

OS Grid: TM037436

Mapcode National: GBR SLB.62D

Mapcode Global: VHKF7.RNQ6

Entry Name: Monument to Doctor Rowland Taylor

Listing Date: 22 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351660

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277551

Location: Hadleigh, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Hadleigh

Built-Up Area: Hadleigh

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Hadleigh St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


Monument to
Dr. Rowland Taylor
TM 04 SW 1/165


Pyramidal stone erected in 1818 (to replace or in addition to an
earlier stone probably dating from early C17) enclosed in iron railings
about 30 yds from main road in cultivated fields (common was enclosed
1729) and has verses written by Dr Nathan Drake painted on it. Dr Taylor born
early C16 was chaplain to Archbishop Cranmer and appointed by him to
rectory of Hadleigh. He was a protestant and was a victim of Marian
persecution. Burnt at the stake on Aldham Common 1555. NMR photo.

Listing NGR: TM0373543611

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