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Table top tomb with ornamented sides, the slab much worn; the inscriptions on the north side and west end now hard to read, neither recorded by Haslewood. On the north side:

Here lyeth the body of
William KIPPING of this
parish son of Walter
KIPPING who dyed the 17
of June 1689 being aged
[?35?] years

On the broken north end panel:

[Here lyeth the body of]
William [KIPPING]
the elder of [this]
[pa]rish who [dyed]
[__]th of Augu[st 1689]
being aged 76 [years]

Registers have William Snr (Householder) buried 12 Aug 1689. William Jnr (Yeoman) 18 June 1689

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