Tomb Of Jane Mary Clouston, Brockley Cemetery

Date:
7 Jun 2006
Location:
Tomb Of Jane Mary Clouston, Brockley Cemetery, Brockley Park, Lewisham, Greater London
Reference:
IOE01/15597/04
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TQ 3674 BROCKLEY PARK

Tomb of Jane Mary Clouston Brockley Cemetery

779-/17/10106 II

Funerary monument. Circa 1871 by J. Lord, mason of Deptford. Erected by public subscription. Portland stone figure of a semi-kneeling infant at prayer looking heavenwards, upon a tall pedestal of yellow sandstone, With base and upper section of Portland stone. Relief of a pointing hand emerging from clouds, bible and cross with flanking wings, billing doves, circle of eternal torches. Inscription to: a motherless girl who was murdered in Kidbrooke Lane Eltham on the night of Tuesday 25th of Apri1 1871. She was taken to Guy's Hospital where she died on Sunday Apri1 30th 1871. Aged 17 years. She was agreeable in manner, amiable and affectionate in disposition. Her last words were: "Oh! Let me Die."



Listing NGR: TQ3686674899

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0277 IOE Records taken by Richard M Brown; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Richard M. Brown. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Brown, Richard M.

Rights Holder: Brown, Richard M.

Keywords

Sandstone, Victorian Commemorative Monument, Commemorative