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Latitude: 51.5981 / 51°35'53"N
Longitude: 0.0198 / 0°1'11"E
OS Eastings: 539990
OS Northings: 190737
OS Grid: TQ399907
Mapcode National: GBR LM.X8V
Mapcode Global: VHHN4.9397
Entry Name: Raikes Mausoleum in St Mary's Churchyard
Listing Date: 22 February 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1183475
English Heritage Legacy ID: 204826
Location: Redbridge, London, E18
Electoral Ward/Division: Church End
Built-Up Area: Redbridge
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Woodford St Mary with St Philip and St James
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
HIGH ROAD E18
Raikes Mausoleum in St Mary's Churchyard
Circa 1797. Neo-classical mausoleum somewhat in the Soane manner. Square. Of Portland stone. Primitive segmental pediment on each elevation; blank walls except for south side where there is a sealed entrance. Crisply carved oval sarcophagus on top with square feet, fluted sides and ring handles. Panels with epitaphs. One reads "Sacred to the memory of Martha Pelly the wife of Wm Raikes Esq of this parish, in whom the conjugal, parental and all the relative virtues were heightened by the advantages of a superior understanding". Mr Raikes was a director of the Bank of England.
Listing NGR: TQ3999090737
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