B56    Tombstone. 2540l x1070 h x 1220w, headstone with carved celtic cross and ‘coffin lid’ horizontal stone in white marble on base stone of grey limestone. The headstone element is broken into several pieces and is re-assembled loose, rest in fair condition but  plinth stones missing, inscriptions all leaded. Re-sited from elsewhere.

            On the headstone:

 

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E C S

DIED 27TH FEBRUARY 1870

AGED 45

            On the horizontal stone, south side:

 

HERE RESTS THE BODY OF

ELLEN

WIFE OF H. E. CHETWYND STAPYLTON OF SHENLEY LODGE

AND DAUGHTER OF HENRY HOYLE ODDIE OF COLNEY HOUSE

“IN STEDFAST HOPE OF A JOYFUL RESURRECTION.”

 

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