HEADSTONE OF HANNAH TWYNNOY APPROXIMATELY 40 METRES SOUTH OF EAST END OF ABBEY CHURCH

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1269323

Date first listed: 01-Jul-1976

Statutory Address: HEADSTONE OF HANNAH TWYNNOY APPROXIMATELY 40 METRES SOUTH OF EAST END OF ABBEY CHURCH, MARKET CROSS

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Location

Statutory Address: HEADSTONE OF HANNAH TWYNNOY APPROXIMATELY 40 METRES SOUTH OF EAST END OF ABBEY CHURCH, MARKET CROSS

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

District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Malmesbury

National Grid Reference: ST 93293 87269

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Details

MALMESBURY

ST9387 MARKET CROSS 758-1/4/246 (North side) 01/07/76 Headstone of Hannah Twynnoy approx 40 metres south of east end of Abbey Church

GV II

Headstone. Dated 1703. Inscribed to Hannah Twynnoy, a servant at the White Lion Inn (now No.8 Gloucester Street, qv) who was killed by a tiger from a travelling menagerie lodged in the back premises of the inn: IN BLOOM OF LIFE/ SHE'S SNATCHD FROM HENCE/ SHE HAD NOT ROOM/ TO MAKE DEFENCE/ FOR TYGER FIERCE/ TOOK LIFE AWAY/ AND HERE SHE LIES/ IN A BED OF CLAY/ UNTIL THE RESURRECTION DAY.



Listing NGR: ST9329387269

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Legacy System number: 460903

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