COMPORT AND BAKER TOMBS 5 YARDS TO SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST JAMES

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1085769

Date first listed: 14-Nov-1986

Statutory Address: COMPORT AND BAKER TOMBS 5 YARDS TO SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST JAMES

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: COMPORT AND BAKER TOMBS 5 YARDS TO SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST JAMES

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Medway (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Cooling

National Grid Reference: TQ 75631 75937

Details

COOLING CP TO 77 NE 2/7 Comport and Baker tombs 5 yards to south of Church of St. James.

GV II

Row of ten childrens' body blocks, with four footstones, and one headstone and three larger body blocks. Early C19. Stone. Insribed to children of the Comport and Baker families. Known locally as 'Pip's Graves' as they are generally taken to have been the prototypes for the graves on the first page of Charles Dickens' 'Great Expectations'.



Listing NGR: TQ7636776264

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 172854

Legacy System: LBS

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