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Tombstones to East of South Aisle of St Mary's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Sawston, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1214 / 52°7'17"N

Longitude: 0.1717 / 0°10'18"E

OS Eastings: 548775

OS Northings: 249235

OS Grid: TL487492

Mapcode National: GBR M9N.VM4

Mapcode Global: VHHKH.XYM3

Entry Name: Tombstones to East of South Aisle of St Mary's Church

Listing Date: 17 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128024

English Heritage Legacy ID: 53057

Location: Sawston, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB22

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Sawston

Built-Up Area: Sawston

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Sawston St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 4849 SAVISTON CHURCH LANE
9/246 Tombstones to east
of south aisle of
St Mary's Church
GV II
Tombstones, group of five a-f C17 and C18. Situated c.3m from east wall of
south aisle identified from south-north. a. limestone slab, deeply carved
scroll surrounding raised plaque with black painted inscription to Martha
wife of John Harris d.1729 'She had 14 children' with skull and angel
heads. b. Limestone slab with olive branches,central angel head and swag
surrounding raised plaque with black painted inscription to - Harris son of
John and Martha Harris d.1706. c. Limestone slab with scroll and acanthus
surround to raised oval plaque inscribed to John Harris son of John and
Martha d.1719. d. Small limestone slab with shaped head dated 1639 and
inscription written in capitals and painted black 'Here lyeth the Body of
John Swan that was minister at Sawston 39 years, and died on the 23rd day of
November Anno Domini. e. Limestone slab, plain decoration with shaped head
and inscribed to Susanna Jaggar - d.1777.
R.C.H.M. Report 1949


Listing NGR: TL4877549235

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