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Pair of Wells Headstones Approximately 2 Metres North East of the Vestry of the Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Hadlow, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2232 / 51°13'23"N

Longitude: 0.3397 / 0°20'22"E

OS Eastings: 563479

OS Northings: 149711

OS Grid: TQ634497

Mapcode National: GBR NQ7.8Q7

Mapcode Global: VHHQ1.TJY5

Entry Name: Pair of Wells Headstones Approximately 2 Metres North East of the Vestry of the Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363132

English Heritage Legacy ID: 179488

Location: Hadlow, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, TN11

County: Kent

District: Tonbridge and Malling

Civil Parish: Hadlow

Built-Up Area: Hadlow

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Hadlow

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

HADLOW CHURCH STREET
TQ 63 49
7/52 Pair of Wells headstones approx
- 2m north east of the vestry of
the Church of St Mary

GV II

Pair of headstones. Dated 1726 and 1739 in memory of members of the Wells
family. Sandstone. Upright slabs, both standing approx 500mm high with
curvilinear shaped heads and inscribed with large Roman serif upper and lower
case lettering. The right one has a flat face and the head is crudely carved
with a skull and crossbones; the inscription records the death of Richard
Wells in 1726. The left headstone has a double head and recessed front panel.
The inscription is divided into 2 columns, one for John Wells (d. 1739) and
the other for his wife Ann (date illegible).


Listing NGR: TQ6347949711

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