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

 Benjamin NEWCOMBE  1775  Rochester Cathedral

The medallion measures 22⅞inch x 21⅝inch and is cut in relief on a blue ledger stone 74inch x 44inch in the South Choir aisle.

Arms: Ar. a lionís head erased between three crescents gu for NEWCOMBE impaling az. A pheon between three bucks statant or for GREEN. Crest: a lionís ?gamb erased.

Here lyeth the Body of Benjamin NEWCOMBE, D.D. late Dean of this Cathedral. He died on the 22nd of July in the year of our Lord 1775. Aged 58 years. And of Sarah Newcombe Widow his Relict. She died on the 18th of August in the year of our Lord 1794. Aged 63 years.

Rubbed July 1930 by Nicholas Eyare Toke

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