This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TQ 3682 TOWER HAMLETS CEMETERY
788/11/10111 Tomb to East of Tomb to John Smith
Funerary monument commemorating unknown person. C. 1850. Portland stone. Square block with an arched recess on each side below opposing scrolled volutes, each containing a relief of a grieving woman beside a sarcophagus, or a draped sarcophagus. Upper square section has a shallow pediment to each face with antefixes, and is surmounted with a draped urn. An unusually rich instance of a Neo-classical outdoor memorial, and unusual in design. Part of the group of outstanding memorials close to the entrance.
Listing NGR: TQ3677782382
© Mr Anthony Rau. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Rau, Anthony
Rights Holder: Rau, Anthony
Georgian Sarcophagus, Victorian Religious Ritual And Funerary, Coffin, Funerary Site, Commemorative Monument, Commemorative