PAIR OF MILLS HEADSTONES APPROXIMATELY 9 METRES SOUTH OF THE NAVE OF THE CHURCH OF ST THOMAS A BECKET

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1251249

Date first listed: 24-Aug-1990

Statutory Address: PAIR OF MILLS HEADSTONES APPROXIMATELY 9 METRES SOUTH OF THE NAVE OF THE CHURCH OF ST THOMAS A BECKET, CHURCH LANE

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Location

Statutory Address: PAIR OF MILLS HEADSTONES APPROXIMATELY 9 METRES SOUTH OF THE NAVE OF THE CHURCH OF ST THOMAS A BECKET, CHURCH LANE

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

County: Kent

District: Tunbridge Wells (District Authority)

Parish: Capel

National Grid Reference: TQ 63734 44501

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Details

TQ 64 SW 5/231

CAPEL, CHURCH LANE, Pair of Mills headstones approx 9m south of the nave of the Church of St Thomas A Becket

GV II

Pair of adjacent headstones. Both late C18 in memory of members of the Mills family. Both upright slabs of sandstone. The northern one stands approx 1.25m high and its shaped head is enriched with scrolls and is carved with a child reading a book. The inscription begins in Gothic lettering but most is Roman serif upper and lower case lettering and records the death of William Mills in 1771. Alongside a simpler stone with a shaped head standing approx 800mm high. It is inscribed in Roman serif upper and lower case lettering and records the death of 4-year old William Mills in 1780.

Listing NGR: TQ6382444536

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Legacy System number: 433904

Legacy System: LBS

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