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Latitude: 54.9039 / 54°54'14"N
Longitude: -2.9344 / 2°56'3"W
OS Eastings: 340181
OS Northings: 556980
OS Grid: NY401569
Mapcode National: GBR 7CYQ.HV
Mapcode Global: WH7ZW.WZVY
Entry Name: Monument to Dean Tait's Children to South of Church of St Michael
Listing Date: 11 April 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196966
English Heritage Legacy ID: 386683
Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3
Electoral Ward/Division: Stanwix Urban
Built-Up Area: Carlisle
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Carlisle Stanwix St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY4056 CHURCH STREET, Stanwix
671-1/7/99 Monument to Dean Tait's children to
south of Church of St Michael
Churchyard memorial. 1856. Calciferous sandstone ashlar and
cast-iron railings. Floret cross on broad chamfered hexagonal
plinth inscribed to 5 children of Dean Tait, who died within
weeks of each other of smallpox in 1856. Surrounded by low
rectangular kerb with speared railings. Stands on the slope of
the south ditch of Stanwix Roman Fort.
Dean Tait was a prominent Broad Churchman who became Bishop of
London (1856) and Archbishop of Canterbury (1868); died 1882.
Listing NGR: NY4018156980
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