This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
EGLINGHAM EGLINGHAM VILLAGE NU 1019 (South side, off) 19/171 Bickerton and Dickson headstones 2 metres south of chancel of Church of St. Maurice GV II
Headstones, C18. Sandstone. Southern stone has steeply-arched top with relief-carved cherub above inscription to William Dickson, d.1735; on reverse oval cartouche in moulded panel, with recumbent hourglass and death's head.
Northern stone has shaped top and inscription to Mary Bickerton (aged 13) d.1781, with verse: When the archangels trump shall blow And souls to bodies join Thousands will wish their lives below Had been as short as thine.
Listing NGR: NU1062419456
Copyright IoE Mr Peter Oakley Clarke. Source Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Clarke, Peter Oakley
Rights Holder: Clarke, Peter Oakley
Sandstone, Stuart Gravestone, Georgian Religious Ritual And Funerary, Grave Marker, Funerary Site