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Pair of Coffin Slabs Immediately to North of Nave of Church of Saint Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke upon Tern, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8482 / 52°50'53"N

Longitude: -2.5388 / 2°32'19"W

OS Eastings: 363811

OS Northings: 327987

OS Grid: SJ638279

Mapcode National: GBR 7S.SMTF

Mapcode Global: WH9C8.ZN7W

Entry Name: Pair of Coffin Slabs Immediately to North of Nave of Church of Saint Peter

Listing Date: 25 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055318

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260262

Location: Stoke upon Tern, Shropshire, TF9

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Stoke upon Tern

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Stoke-upon-Tern St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 6227-6327
SJ 63810 27986
14/105 Pair of Coffin slabs
- immediately to north of
nave of Church of Saint


Pair of coffin slabs. Probably C13 or C1 4. Red sandstone. Each with
incised cross and border. This is one of 3 groups of coffin slabs to the north
of the Church of Saint Peter (qv). They were discovered built into the
foundations of the south wall of the old church. The present church dates from
1874-5. D.H.S. Cranage, An Architectural Account of the Churches of
Shropshire, Part 8, p.728.

Listing NGR: SJ6381127987

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