Opposite the churchyard at Chapel-en-le-Frith, at SK 05828084, is a small brick hut which has a plaque enumerating the sextons from 1631 to 1883. A photograph of the plaque shows it to be divided into two horizontally, the upper part reading as follows: 'Joseph Bramwell / Monumental Mason / near the parish church / Chapel-en-le-Frith' and the lower part 'Peter Bramwell for 52 years / sexton at the said church, his / son 40, his grandson 38, his / great grandson 50 his great / great grandson 43, his great / great great grandsons 39 / 1631 - 1883'. (1)
Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 10(b).1, with photos.
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Centred SK 0582 8084 (7m by 6m)
CHAPEL EN LE FRITH, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE
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Jun 16 2011 2:59PM
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