QUAKER BURIAL GROUND

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1206383

Date first listed: 09-Aug-1974

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Apr-1983

Statutory Address: QUAKER BURIAL GROUND, DARBY ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: QUAKER BURIAL GROUND, DARBY ROAD

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

District: Telford and Wrekin (Unitary Authority)

Parish: The Gorge

National Grid Reference: SJ6657604982

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

COALBROOKDALE DARBY ROAD 1. 5362 Quaker Burial Ground (Formerly listed as Quaker Burial Ground to south of Nos 44 and 44A) SJ 6604 9/105 9.8.74

II GV

2. Small burial ground probably dating from early C19. A rectangular grassed area following the steeply-sloping hillside above Darby Road end enclosed by brick walls. Small, plain headstones are now ranged against each of the longer side walls. These have much-weathered inscriptions and formerly marked the graves of many prominent Quakers including members of the Darby family. A Quaker meeting house stood on a site close by and Abraham Darby III provided in his will for the upkeep of both the meeting house and Burial Ground.

Listing NGR: SJ6657604982

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 361968

Legacy System: LBS

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