"I am a Becke or river as you know
and watred here the church the schole the pore
While God did make my springes here for to flo
But now my fountaine stopt it runs no more
From church and schole mi life is now berefte
But to the poore four pounds I yearlye lefte."
Monument to the John Becke, MA, rector of Kettlethorpe. Died 17th Mary 1597.