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Latitude: 52.3086 / 52°18'31"N
Longitude: -1.1606 / 1°9'38"W
OS Eastings: 457324
OS Northings: 268167
OS Grid: SP573681
Mapcode National: GBR 8RH.7D9
Mapcode Global: VHCV5.T7SJ
Entry Name: Altar Tomb Approximately 22 Metres South of Church of St Leodegarius
Listing Date: 11 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1076500
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360898
Location: Ashby St. Ledgers, Daventry, Northamptonshire, CV23
Civil Parish: Ashby St Ledgers
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Ashby St Ledgers The BVM and St Leodegarius
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
ASHBY ST.LEDGERS MAIN STREET
SP5768 (East side)
17/4 Altar tomb approx. 22m. S of
Church of St. Leodegarius
Altar tomb. 1939 by Sir Edwin Lutyens to Ivor Churchill Guest, Lord Wimborne,
died 1939. Portland stone with slate top. Deep hollow chamfered base. South and
north sides of tomb have central inscription plaque flanked by roundels in
moulded frames recording birth and death of Lord Wimborne on the south side, and
of Alice his wife on the north. Coat of arms in the cartouche surmounted by
coronet on west side and shield of arms with supporters and motto to the east.
Cross (q.v.) also forms part of memorial.
Listing NGR: SP5732468167
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