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Remains of Medieval Coffin Adjacent to South Wall of Church of St Alban

A Grade II Listed Building in Wickersley, Rotherham

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Latitude: 53.4195 / 53°25'10"N

Longitude: -1.2818 / 1°16'54"W

OS Eastings: 447828

OS Northings: 391653

OS Grid: SK478916

Mapcode National: GBR MXHW.9X

Mapcode Global: WHDDL.89WW

Plus Code: 9C5WCP99+R7

Entry Name: Remains of Medieval Coffin Adjacent to South Wall of Church of St Alban

Listing Date: 1 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151850

English Heritage Legacy ID: 336010

Location: Wickersley, Rotherham, S66

County: Rotherham

Civil Parish: Wickersley

Built-Up Area: Rotherham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wickersley St Alban

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Description

WICKERSLEY CHURCH LANE
SK49SE
(north side)
2/135 Remains of medieval
coffin adjacent to
south wall of
Church of St. Alban
GV II
Remains of medieval coffin. Probably C15. Magnesian limestone. Tapered
full-size coffin hollowed out for corpse and head; most of 'south' side of
coffin broken away. Possibly that of Roger de Wickersley whose C15 grave
slab is preserved in the central aisle of the Church of St. Alban (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SK4782891653

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