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Toke's and others, Heraldic Ledger Stones in Kent churches

Thomas JOHNSON  1727  Canterbury Cathedral

The medallion measures 20½inch x 20inch and is cut in relief on a grey ledger stone 74inch x 38inch on the east side of the Cloisters.

Arms: Quarterly per fesse indented, sa. and or. In the chief dexter quarter, a pelican valuing? her breast, or. for JOHNSON of Nethercourt, Margate. Crest: Out of a ducal coronet a demi-eagle with wings expanded.

Hic jacet Revdus Vir Tho JOHNSON A.M. Umus ex minoribus hugus ecclesiae Cathedralis Canonicis Qui obit Novr6 1727 Aetatis suae79.

Rubbed April 14, 1928 by Nicholas Eyare Toke

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