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Latitude: 54.2729 / 54°16'22"N
Longitude: -1.8386 / 1°50'19"W
OS Eastings: 410606
OS Northings: 486368
OS Grid: SE106863
Mapcode National: GBR HML1.R2
Mapcode Global: WHC6X.QVNQ
Entry Name: Stone Effigies of Knights Approximately 7 Metres East of Coverham Abbey House
Listing Date: 24 January 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1130897
English Heritage Legacy ID: 321769
Location: Coverham with Agglethorpe, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Coverham with Agglethorpe
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
SE 18 NW COVERHAM WITH AGGLETHORPE COVERHAM ABBEY
10/20 Stone effigies of knights
approx. 7 metres east of
Coverham Abbey House.
2 effigies of knights, set upright against north side of garden wall. Late
C13 and early C14. Ashlar. Left-hand effigy of early C14 date, with the
figure of S-shaped form, in chain mail with surcoat, sword and shield. His
legs are crossed, and behind them is a scene of a stag chased by 2 hounds,
with a third biting his shield. Above his head, a cusped and crocketed
canopy. Right-hand effigy of late C13 date, the figure in chain mail with
surcoat, long sword and shield. His hands are folded in prayer, and his
legs are crossed.
Listing NGR: SE1060686368
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