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Pair of Headstones Approximately 18 Metres South of Tower of Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Grimston, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7901 / 52°47'24"N

Longitude: -0.9851 / 0°59'6"W

OS Eastings: 468536

OS Northings: 321871

OS Grid: SK685218

Mapcode National: GBR 9M7.3RF

Mapcode Global: WHFJY.V42D

Entry Name: Pair of Headstones Approximately 18 Metres South of Tower of Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 22 March 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188450

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190204

Location: Grimston, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Grimston

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Grimston

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 18/03/2014

SK 68 21

MAIN STREET (North Side)
Pair of headstones approx. 18m S of tower of Church of St John the Baptist



Headstones. Mid and late C17. Slate. That to left with incised winged
cherubs to head above inscription reading: Here Lieth the body/ of Em Wife
of Richard / Burton Who Departed / This Life the 25th of / Decem 1695 Aged /
47 years. That to right commemorates John Burton d.1668 and his wife
Catharina d.1705.

Listing NGR: SK6853621871

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