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© Mr David Scott

IoE Number: 109142
Location: TWO HEADSTONES TO BENJAMIN AND ELIZABETH JESTY. 12 M NORTH OF CHURCH OF SAINT NICHOLAS,
  WORTH MATRAVERS, PURBECK, DORSET
Photographer: Mr David Scott
Date Photographed: 20 May 2002
Date listed: 13 December 1984
Date of last amendment: 13 December 1984
Grade II

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SY 9777WORTH MATRAVERSWORTH MATRAVERS VILLAGE9/125Two headstones in churchyard,to Benjamin and Elizabeth Jesty.12 m north of Church of Saint

SY 9777 WORTH MATRAVERS WORTH MATRAVERS VILLAGE 9/125 Two headstones in churchyard, to Benjamin and Elizabeth Jesty. 12 m north of Church of Saint Nicholas - II Two headstones. One to Benjamin Jesty, died 1816, the other to his wife Elizabeth, died 1824 - the latter with carvings of cherubs . Headstone to Benjamin Jesty inscribed "The first person known that introduced the Cow Pox by innoculation" (ie pre-dating the work of Edward Jenner). Included primarily for historic interest.

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