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© Mr Ron Holmes ARPS

IoE Number: 105998
Location: BARNES MONUMENT 3 METRES SOUTH OF NAVE OF CHURCH OF ST PETER, CAME CHURCHYARD
  WINTERBORNE CAME, WEST DORSET, DORSET
Photographer: Mr Ron Holmes ARPS
Date Photographed: 04 July 2002
Date listed: 27 October 1986
Date of last amendment: 27 October 1986
Grade II

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SY 78 NWWINTERBORNE CAMECAME CHURCHYARD6/106Barnes Monument 3Metres South of Naveof Church of St

SY 78 NW WINTERBORNE CAME CAME CHURCHYARD 6/106 Barnes Monument 3 Metres South of Nave of Church of St Peter GV II Memorial Cross at head of grave. Late C19. Stone. Tapering cross shaft, panelled, with 'Celtic' interlace and embossed cross on face, cable moulding to the corners. Cross-in-wheel head, also bossed at the centre and terminals. Plinth of cross has the incription: 'In Memory of William Barnes, Died Oct 7th 1886. Aged 86 Years. For 24 Years Rector of this Parish. This Memorial was raised to his Memory by his Children and Grandchildren." The sculptor inscribed on plinth: GRASSBY DORCHESTER. The memorial is of special historic interest, being that of William Barnes, polymath, Dorset dialect poet, schoolmaster and rector of Winterborne Came 1862-1886. Barnes lived latterly at Old Came Rectory (q.v.).

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