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Tomb of Sir Richard Mayne

A Grade II Listed Building in Queens Park, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5284 / 51°31'42"N

Longitude: -0.2222 / 0°13'19"W

OS Eastings: 523421

OS Northings: 182551

OS Grid: TQ234825

Mapcode National: GBR BD.GMT

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.3VD6

Entry Name: Tomb of Sir Richard Mayne

Listing Date: 6 September 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227648

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425561

Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W10

County: London

District: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Queens Park

Built-Up Area: Brent

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Michaell and All Angels Ladbroke Grove

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

KENSINGTON ANDCHELSEA

TQ2382NW HARROW ROAD W10
249/80/30 KENSAL GREEN CEMETERY
06-SEP-1989 TOMB OF SIR RICHARD MAYNE

GV II
Tomb of Sir Richard Mayne (1786-1868), founding commissioner of the Metropolitan
Police (an office he held for over forty years). Erected by the Metropolitan Police. Pink Peterhead granite obelisk set on inscribed podium above a two-stage base of grey granite. A prominent and large-scale monument: the tallest obelisk but one in the cemetery.


Listing NGR: TQ2334782575

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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