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Latitude: 54.2142 / 54°12'51"N
Longitude: -1.6844 / 1°41'3"W
OS Eastings: 420679
OS Northings: 479875
OS Grid: SE206798
Mapcode National: GBR JMPQ.42
Mapcode Global: WHC7D.3B5N
Entry Name: 2 Stone Coffins (Approximately 300 Metres to West of Swinton Castle)
Listing Date: 28 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1167590
English Heritage Legacy ID: 325105
Location: Swinton with Warthermarske, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG4
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Swinton with Warthermarske
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
SE 27 NW SWINTON WITH WARTHERMARSKE SWINTON PARK
6/113 2 stone coffins
(approximately 300 metres
to west of Swinton
2 coffins. Probably Roman, rediscovered in 1835. Set out for William Danby
of Swinton Castle. Stone. Monolithic sarcophogi carved out with curved
sides, 1 with flat bevelled lid, the other having triangular-sectioned lid
hipped at one end. A semicircle of large random-lain stone surrounds the
coffins. J Cornforth "Swinton, Yorkshire III", Country Life April 21, 1966
Listing NGR: SE2067979875
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