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Samuel Henshall

BENEATH THIS CHANCEL  IS THE LAST RESTING PLACE OF  SAMUEL HENSHALL  1764 1807  RECTOR OF THIS CHURCH 1802-7  WHO WAS GRANTED THE WORLD'S FIRST  CORKSCREW PATENT 24th AUGUST 1795  OBSTANDO PROMOVES  ...

BENEATH THIS CHANCEL 
IS THE LAST RESTING PLACE OF 
SAMUEL HENSHALL 
1764 1807 
RECTOR OF THIS CHURCH 1802-7 
WHO WAS GRANTED THE WORLD'S FIRST 
CORKSCREW PATENT 24th AUGUST 1795 
OBSTANDO PROMOVES 
THIS TABLET WAS PLACED HERE BY 
THE INTERNATIONAL CORRESPONDENCE OF 
CORKSCREW ADDICTS 
24th AUGUST 2009 
 

Submitted by @Jameschughesdon

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