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Two Chest Tombs and Two Tomb Stones Forming a Group 2 Metres South of the Chancel to the Parish Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Stilton, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4889 / 52°29'20"N

Longitude: -0.2935 / 0°17'36"W

OS Eastings: 515967

OS Northings: 289260

OS Grid: TL159892

Mapcode National: GBR GZ8.YDJ

Mapcode Global: VHGL1.VPPV

Plus Code: 9C4XFPQ4+HJ

Entry Name: Two Chest Tombs and Two Tomb Stones Forming a Group 2 Metres South of the Chancel to the Parish Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 11 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1215938

English Heritage Legacy ID: 401227

Location: Stilton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE7

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Stilton

Built-Up Area: Stilton

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Stilton St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Description

STILTON CHURCH STREET
TL 1489
(South Side)
9/47 Two chest tombs and
two tomb stones
forming a group 2
metres south of the
chancel to the
Parish Church of St
Mary

GV II

Two chest tombs a and b, and two tombstones c and d. C17, C18 and C19.
Limestone. Chest tomb a: deep chamfered monolithic lid to tomb composed of
several slabs inscribed 'HERE LYETH THE BODY OF WILLIAM RANDOL LATE OF STILTON
YEOMAN WHO DEPARTED THIS ---E THE - OF SEPTEMBER 1613'. Chest tomb b:
chamfered cover and plinth with corner pilasters decorated with Greek fret
motif, panels inscribed to Bratfield Pitts 1826 and to Ann Pitts 1820.
Tombstone c: shaped head, carved angel head with wings and plaque inscribed to
John son of John Seymour 1739. Tombstone d: a segmental head, oval medallion
and shaped plaque, inscription unclear.


Listing NGR: TL1596789260

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