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Aswarby, St Denis, Hatchment
Aswarby, St Denis, Hatchment
Aswarby, St Denis, Hatchment

A hatchment in memory of Marianne, wife of Sir Thomas Whichcote, 7th Baronet. She died 10 May 1849.

Mark Acton, 2017

Aswarby, Whichcote, Marianne, Sir Thomas Whichcote
Barlings, St Edward
Barlings, St Edward
Barlings, St Edward

The royal coat of arms of George II, dated 1739, hangs near the west end of St Edward Church.

It was painted by Edward Hunton of Lincoln.

Ken Redmore, 2010 

Barlings, church, Hunton,
Baumber, St Swithin
Baumber, St Swithin
Baumber, St Swithin
Hatchment for Joeph Livesey, who married 1811 Ann, daughter of George Reade, and died 21 June 1843.  She died 15 October 1877.
Baumber, St Swithin church, Joseph Livesey, Ann Reade, George Reade
Boston, St Botolph, Royal Arms
Boston, St Botolph, Royal Arms
Boston, St Botolph, Royal Arms

This Royal Arms in St Botolph’s church is a rare survivor with the Stuart Arms of Charles I.

Mark Acton, 2013

Boston, St Botolph church, royal arms, Charles I
Burton by Lincoln, St Vincent, Hatchment
Burton by Lincoln, St Vincent, Hatchment
Burton by Lincoln, St Vincent, Hatchment

Hatchment for William John, 6th Lord Monson, who married 1828 Eliza Daughter of Edmund Larken of Bedford Square, and died 17 December 1862.

Burton By Lincoln, St Vincent, hatchment
Burton by Lincoln, St Vincent, hatchment
Burton by Lincoln, St Vincent, hatchment
Burton by Lincoln, St Vincent, hatchment

Hatchment for Eliza, widow of William John, 6th Baron Monson, died 22 January 1863.

Burton By Lincoln, St Vincent, hatchment, Eliza Monson William John
Coleby (Kesteven), All Saints, Royal Arms
Coleby (Kesteven), All Saints, Royal Arms
Coleby (Kesteven), All Saints, Royal Arms

"1801-1816 Arms of King George III of the United Kingdom.

Quarterly of 4: 1st & 4th: Plantagenet (England); 2nd: Stuart (Scotland); 3rd: Ireland overall an inescutcheon of the Elector of Hanover"

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Coats_of_arms_of_King_George_III_of_the_United_Kingdom 

DB 9 May 2018

Coleby, Kesteven, Church, All Saints, Arms of King George III
Cuxwold, St Nicholas, Royal Arms
Cuxwold, St Nicholas, Royal Arms
Cuxwold, St Nicholas, Royal Arms

The fine Royal coat of arms in Cuxwold church.

May 2009

Cuxwold, St Nicholas church, royal arms
Doddington,&nbspSt&nbspPeter
Doddington, St Peter
Doddington, St Peter

Hatchment for Edward Hussey Delaval who died 14 August 1814.

Mark Acton, 2017

Doddington, Delaval
Doddington,&nbspSt&nbspPeter
Doddington, St Peter
Doddington, St Peter

Hatchment for John Hussey, 1st Baron Delaval, who died 17 May 1808.

Mark Acton, 2017

Doddington, Hussey, Delaval
Grantham, St Wulfram, hatchment
Grantham, St Wulfram, hatchment
Grantham, St Wulfram, hatchment

Late eighteenth century hatchment to one of the Manners family.

March 2017

Grantham, St Wulfram church, hatchment
Great Hale, St John the Baptist, Royal Arms
Great Hale, St John the Baptist, Royal Arms
Great Hale, St John the Baptist, Royal Arms

Royal Arms of George III dated 1801 and sited over the nave north door.

Mark Acton, 2017

Great Hale, St John Baptist, Royal Arms George III
Hackthorn, St Michael
Hackthorn, St Michael
Hackthorn, St Michael

The royal coat of arms above the west gallery.

May 2008

Hackthorn, St Michael church, royal arms
Hackthorn, St Michael
Hackthorn, St Michael
Hackthorn, St Michael

Hatchment for Weston Cracroft Amcotts, who died 14 July 1883.

Hackthorn, St Michael church, Weston Cracroft Amcotts
Hackthorn, St Michael
Hackthorn, St Michael
Hackthorn, St Michael

Hatchment for John Cracroft, who married 1782 Penelope Anne, daughter of the Rev Dr Charles Fleetwood Weston of Somerby Hlal, and died 2 Oct 1821.

Hackthorn, St Michael church, John Cracroft, Charle Fleetwood Weston, Somerby Hall
Haltham on Bain, St Benedict, Royal Arms
Haltham on Bain, St Benedict, Royal Arms
Haltham on Bain, St Benedict, Royal Arms

Royal Arms, probably of King Charles I.

Mark Acton, 2008

Haltham On Bain, St Bendict, Royal Arms
Harlaxton, St Mary & St Peter, hatchment
Harlaxton, St Mary & St Peter, hatchment
Harlaxton, St Mary & St Peter, hatchment

For John Sherwin-Gregory, died 1869.

Mark Acton, 2014

Harlaxton, St Mary & St Peter, hatchment, John Sherwin-Gregory
Harlaxton, St Mary & St Peter, Royal Arms
Harlaxton, St Mary & St Peter, Royal Arms
Harlaxton, St Mary & St Peter, Royal Arms

The Royal Arms of the 1801-1816 style. The writing at the bottom reads: GEORGE DE LIGNE GREGORY ESQ., REV H. DODWELL RECTOR, REV THOS. HASKETT & T HARVEY CHWARDENS

Mark Acton, 2014

Harlaxton, St Mary & St Paul church, royal arms, de ligne gregray, dodwell, haskett, harvey
Harmston, All Saints, Royal Arms
Harmston, All Saints, Royal Arms
Harmston, All Saints, Royal Arms

Inscription at the bottom of the royal arms reads

"This Church, was in a falling condition, and ye chancel, was quite down, were rebuilt Anno: Dom: 1717, at ye sole charge of the Right Hon: Sir Geo Thorold Bart: Ld Mayor"

DB 8 May 2018  

Harmston, Church, All Saints, Royal Arms, Thorold
Horbling, St :Andrew, hatchment
Horbling, St :Andrew, hatchment
Horbling, St :Andrew, hatchment

Hatchment for Edward Brown of Walcot who died 6 May 1841.

Mark Acton 2017

Horbling, Edward Brown
Horbling, St :Andrew, Royal Arms
Horbling, St :Andrew, Royal Arms
Horbling, St :Andrew, Royal Arms

"1760-1801 Arms of King George III"

DB 5 May 2018

Horbling, Saint Andrew, Church, King George III, Royal Arms
Immingham, St Andrew, royal arms
Immingham, St Andrew, royal arms
Immingham, St Andrew, royal arms

A rare Royal Arms from the short reign of James II (1685-1688).

July 2014

Immingham, St Andrew church, royal arms, James II
Kirkby-cum-Osgodby, St Andrew, Royal Arms
Kirkby-cum-Osgodby, St Andrew, Royal Arms
Kirkby-cum-Osgodby, St Andrew, Royal Arms

The royal arms mounted on the west wall to the north of the tower arch are of George II.

May 2016

Kirkby Cum Osgodby, St Andrew chruch, royal arms
Leasingham, St Andrew, Royal Arms
Leasingham, St Andrew, Royal Arms
Leasingham, St Andrew, Royal Arms

A Royal Arms of 1801-16.

Mark Acton, 2017

Leasingham, Royal Arms
Lincoln, St Benedict, Royal Arms
Lincoln, St Benedict, Royal Arms
Lincoln, St Benedict, Royal Arms

George II Royal Coat of Arms dated 1734 but repainted 1819.

Churchwardens in 1734 were I.Harrison and J.Jellis.

Churchwarden in 1819 was John Kirton.

DB 12 April 2018 

Churches, George II, Royal Coat of Arms, I.Harrison, J.Jellis, John Kirton
Long Bennington, St&nbspSwithun
Long Bennington, St Swithun
Long Bennington, St Swithun

The Royal Arms above the chancel arch.  They are for George II, dated 1737.

August 2012

Long Bennington, St Swithun church, Royal Arms
Mareham&nbspon&nbspthe&nbspHill, All&nbspSaints, Hatchment
Mareham on the Hill, All Saints, Hatchment
Mareham on the Hill, All Saints, Hatchment

A hatchment possibly in memory of Mary Nicolls who married the Rev. Richard Ward.

Mark Acton, 2017

Mareham on the Hill, Mary Nicolls, Richard Ward
Marston, St Mary, hatchment
Marston, St Mary, hatchment
Marston, St Mary, hatchment

Hatchment for Sir John Thorold, 4th Bt who married in 1701 Margaret Waterer, widow of the Hon. Francis Coventry, and d.s.p. 14 Jan 1716/17.

March 2016

Marston, St Mary, hatchment, Sir John Thorold, Francis Coventry, Margaret Waterer
Moulton, All Saints, Hatchment
Moulton, All Saints, Hatchment
Moulton, All Saints, Hatchment

For Harriet, daughter of Rev Baptist Isaac, of Dorset, who married as his third wife, Henry Boulton, and died 3 March 1806.

(From Monson's Church Notes)

 

Moulton, All Saints, church, hatchment,
Moulton, All Saints, Hatchment
Moulton, All Saints, Hatchment
Moulton, All Saints, Hatchment

For Mary, daughter of Lt-Colonel Durell, who married as his 4th wife, Henry Boulton, and died 9 April 1808.

(From Monson's Church Notes)

Moulton, All Saints, church, hatchment,
Moulton, All Saints, Hatchment
Moulton, All Saints, Hatchment
Moulton, All Saints, Hatchment

For Henry Boulton, who married first Susanna, eldest daughter and co-heiress of Mr Serjeant Forster, died 5 September 1788. 

He married second Mary, daughter of John Francklin, of county Bedford, died 4 September 1795. 

He married third Harriet, daughter of Rev Baptist isaac, of Dorset, died 3 March 1806. 

He married fourth, Mary Winifreda, daughter of Lt-Colonal Durell, died 9 April 1808. 

He married fifth Emma, 4th daughter of Thomas Lane of Selsdon Surrey, died 11 March 1828.

Moulton, All Saints, church, hatchment,
Moulton, All Saints, Royal Arms
Moulton, All Saints, Royal Arms
Moulton, All Saints, Royal Arms
Royal Arms of post 1837 design, probably designed for 1977 Silver Jubilee.
Moulton, All Saints, Royal Arms, Silver Jubilee
Navenby, St Peter, Royal Arms
Navenby, St Peter, Royal Arms
Navenby, St Peter, Royal Arms

Queen Anne coat of arms dated 1710. Inscription states :- 

"ANTHONY FOUNTAIN CHURCH WARDEN

Thomas Hunton of Lincoln, Painter" 

DB 19 March 2018

Navenby, Saint Peter, Church, Royal Coat Arms, Anthony Fountain, Thomas Hunton, painter
Nettleton, St John the Baptist, royal arms
Nettleton, St John the Baptist, royal arms
Nettleton, St John the Baptist, royal arms

The cast metal Royal Arms are mid-Victorian.

April 2017

Nettleton, St John the Baptist church, royal arms
Normanton, St Nicholas, Royal Arms
Normanton, St Nicholas, Royal Arms
Normanton, St Nicholas, Royal Arms

Royal Arms of George IV 1820 - 1830 hangs above the west tower arch. 

DB 26 March 2018 

Normanton, Saint Nicholas, Church, Royal Arms
Norton Disney, St Peter, royal arms
Norton Disney, St Peter, royal arms
Norton Disney, St Peter, royal arms

Royal Arms of 1714-1801 hanging in St Peter's.

Mark Acton, 2016

Norton Disney, St Peter, royal arms
Orby, All Saints
Orby, All Saints
Orby, All Saints

The Royal Arms in All Saints, Orby, were painted by J. Burnitt in 1781 and show the Arms of 1714-1801 with ‘G. R. 3’ [George III] above.

Mark Acton, August 2013

Orby, All Saints church, Royal Arms, Burnitt
Owston Ferry, St Martin, Royal Arms
Owston Ferry, St Martin, Royal Arms
Owston Ferry, St Martin, Royal Arms

The royal arms are high on the north wall of the nave towards the west end.

August 2015

Owston Ferry, St Martin church, royal arms
Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment
Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment
Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment

William, 9th Duke of St Albans.

Died 27 May 1849.

Mark Acton, 2010

Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment, Duke of St Albans
Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment
Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment
Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment

William, 8th Duke of St Albans.

Died 17 July 1825.

Mark Acton, 2010

Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment, William, Duke of St Albans
Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment
Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment
Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment

Harriet, 1st wife of William, 9th Duke of St Albans. Died 6 August 1837.

An actress at Drury Lane, she married as his second wife the wealthy banker Thomas Coutts (42 years her elder).

After his death she married the 9th Duke of St Albans (23 years her junior).

Mark Acton, 2010

Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment, William Duke of St Albans, Thomas Coutts, Harriet
Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment
Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment
Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment

Maria Janetta, 2nd wife of William, 8th Duke of St Albans. Died 17 January 1822.

Mark Acton, 2010

Redbourne, St Andrew, Hatchment, Maris Janetta, William Duke of St Albans
Saxby, St Helen, hatchment
Saxby, St Helen, hatchment
Saxby, St Helen, hatchment

Hatchment for Richard, 6th Earl of Scarbrough, who married 1787 Henrietta (died March 1846) daughter of Henry, 5th Baron Middleton, and d.s.p. 17 June 1832.

May 2008

Saxby, St Helen, hatchment, Scarbrough, Baron Middleton
Saxby, St Helen, Hatchments
Saxby, St Helen, Hatchments
Saxby, St Helen, Hatchments

The hatchment on the left is probably for John, 8th Earl of Scarbrough, who died unmarried, 29 October 1856.

May 2008

Saxby, St Helen, hatchment, John Scarbrough
Scawby, St Hybald, Hatchment
Scawby, St Hybald, Hatchment
Scawby, St Hybald, Hatchment

Hatchment for Sir John Nelthorpe, 8th Baronet, who married 1838 Frances Maria, daughter of the Rev Sir Charles Anderson, Bt., and died 22 November 1865.

August 2011

Scawby, St Hybald, hatchment, Nelthorpe
South Carlton, St John Baptist, hatchment
South Carlton, St John Baptist, hatchment
South Carlton, St John Baptist, hatchment

Hatchment for Eliza, widow of William John, 6th Baron Monson, died 22 January 1863.

October 2016

South Carlton, St John Baptist church, hatchment
South Carlton, St John Baptist, hatchment
South Carlton, St John Baptist, hatchment
South Carlton, St John Baptist, hatchment

Hatchment for William John, 6th Baron Monson, who married in 1828 Eliza daughter of Edmund Larken of Bedford Square, and died 17 December 1862.

October 2016

South Carlton, St John Baptist church, hatchment, William John Monson, Eliza Larken, Edmund Larken
Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment
Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment
Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment

Hatchment for Theophilus Buckworth of Clay Hall, Spalding, who married Elizabeth Clay and died 3 February 1802. She died 3 January 1793.

August 2016

Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas church, hatchment, Theophilus Buckworth, Elizabeth Clay
Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment
Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment
Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment

Hatchment for Elizabeth, only daughter of Rev Thomas Mills, Canon of Peterborough,who married in 1841, as his first wife, Maurice Johnson of Aycoughfee Hall, and died 25 September 1843.

August 2016

Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment, Elizabeth Mills. Thomas Mills, Maurice Johnson
Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment
Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment
Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment

Hatchment for Theophilus Fairfax Johnson, who married Millicent Anne, daughter and sole heir of Stephen Roger Moore, and died 29 March 1853.

August 2016

Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment, Theophilus Fairfax Johnson, Anne, Stephen Roger Moore
Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment
Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment
Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment

Hatchment for Theophilus Maurice Stephen Johnson, who died 11 December 1892.

August 2016

Spalding, St Mary & St Nicholas, hatchment, Theophilus Maurice Stephen Johnson
Stoke Rochford, St Mary & St Andrew, hatchment
Stoke Rochford, St Mary & St Andrew, hatchment
Stoke Rochford, St Mary & St Andrew, hatchment
For Sir Montagu John Cholmeley, 2nd Baronet, who married 1829 Georgiana, 5th daughter of William, 8th Duke of St Albans, and died 18 January 1874.
Stoke Rochford, St Mary & St Andrew, Montagu John Cholmeley, Georgiana William Duke St Albans
Stoke Rochford, St Mary & St Andrew, hatchment
Stoke Rochford, St Mary & St Andrew, hatchment
Stoke Rochford, St Mary & St Andrew, hatchment
For Edmund Turnor, who married Mary, daughter of John Disney, of Lincoln, and died 22 january 1805, aged 89.
Stoke Rochford, St Mary & St Andrew, hatchment, Edmund Turnor, Mary John Disney
Stragglethorpe, St Michael, Royal Arms
Stragglethorpe, St Michael, Royal Arms
Stragglethorpe, St Michael, Royal Arms

 

DB 14 April 2018

Stragglethorpe, Church, Saint Michael, Royal Arms
Sutterton, St Mary, Royal Arms
Sutterton, St Mary, Royal Arms
Sutterton, St Mary, Royal Arms

Probably the newest Royal Arms in Lincolnshire, painted by Terry Despight in 1981 and showing the arms of Elizabeth II.

Mark Acton 2014

Sutterton, St Mary church, royal arms, Terry Despight
Thorganby, All Saints, hatchment
Thorganby, All Saints, hatchment
Thorganby, All Saints, hatchment

An unidentified hatchment probably from the eighteenth-century.

Mark Acton, 2014

Thorganby, All Saints church, hatchment
Utterby, St Andrew, hatchment
Utterby, St Andrew, hatchment
Utterby, St Andrew, hatchment

On the north aisle wall is this 18th century hatchment.

The painted arms are said to be those of a William Davison, who died in 1702.

April 2015

Utterby, St Andrew church, hatchment, William Davison
Welton, St Mary, Royal Arms
Welton, St Mary, Royal Arms
Welton, St Mary, Royal Arms

The Royal Arms hanging in the church are dated 1838, but interestingly, in the year after William IV's death and Victoria's accession, do not carry the name of the monarch.

May 2016

Welton, St Mary church, Royal arms