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Latitude: 52.5342 / 52°32'2"N
Longitude: -0.7214 / 0°43'17"W
OS Eastings: 486822
OS Northings: 293688
OS Grid: SP868936
Mapcode National: GBR CTB.4DN
Mapcode Global: VHDQQ.FKYP
Entry Name: Group of 8 Monuments to Members of the Stokes Family and 2 Monuments to Members of the Ward Family, in Churchyard Adjacent to West End of Church
Listing Date: 6 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1073686
English Heritage Legacy ID: 187543
Location: Caldecott, Rutland, LE16
Civil Parish: Caldecott
Traditional County: Rutland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland
Church of England Parish: Caldecott St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
CALDECOTT CHURCH CLOSE
Group of 8
members of the
Stokes family and
2 monuments to
members of the
Ward family, in
adjacent to W end
Group of 10 chest tombs. Circa 1820-1860. 8 commemorate members of the Stokes
family; 2 others, set slightly apart, commemorate members of the Ward family.
Limestone ashlar. All have moulded bases and cornice lids, and recessed corners
with rectangular balusters. Sides have oval inscription panels, most with carved
fan motifs in spandrels. Inscriptions on S sides are nearly all illegible.
Tombs make an impressive group.
Listing NGR: SP8682293688
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