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Tomb of John Smart, St Mattias

A Grade II Listed Building in Poplar, London

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Latitude: 51.5099 / 51°30'35"N

Longitude: -0.0163 / 0°0'58"W

OS Eastings: 537758

OS Northings: 180862

OS Grid: TQ377808

Mapcode National: GBR KZ.DLM

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.N9RV

Plus Code: 9C3XGX5M+XF

Entry Name: Tomb of John Smart, St Mattias

Listing Date: 2 September 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065728

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206554

ID on this website: 101065728

Location: St Matthias' Church, Poplar, Tower Hamlets, London, E14

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Poplar

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: All Saints Poplar

Church of England Diocese: London

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The following building shall be added:
TQ 3780
25/908 St Mattias Poplar,
Tomb of John Smart.


Chest tomb. C1777, designer unknown. Stone. Neo-classical style.
Rectangular plan. Long sides with carved inscribed roundels
flanked by pilasters at angles with carved high relief Adam
inspired lachrymal vases. Short ends with recessed oval panels
flanked by fluted pilasters. Continuous moulded cornice breaks
forward above pilasters. Shallow pyramidal cover. John Smart was
a distiller of Limehouse.

Listing NGR: TQ3775880862

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