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Chest Tomb of Leonard Spence Approximately 2 Metres South of Tower of Tower of Church of Saint Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Middleton Tyas, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4449 / 54°26'41"N

Longitude: -1.639 / 1°38'20"W

OS Eastings: 423507

OS Northings: 505559

OS Grid: NZ235055

Mapcode National: GBR JKZ1.YD

Mapcode Global: WHC67.SJPT

Entry Name: Chest Tomb of Leonard Spence Approximately 2 Metres South of Tower of Tower of Church of Saint Michael

Listing Date: 6 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131581

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322147

Location: Middleton Tyas, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL10

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Middleton Tyas

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Middleton Tyas with Moulton

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

NZ 2205-2305 (east side, off)

9/81 Chest tomb of Leonard
Spence approximately 2
metres south of tower of
Church of Saint Michael


Chest tomb. c1738. Sandstone ashlar. Chest with panelled sides. Inserted
in top slab, small bronze plaque with inscription fondly commemorating
Leonard Spence who died in 1738 aged 103 years.

Listing NGR: NZ2350705559

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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