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Latitude: 53.7209 / 53°43'15"N
Longitude: -1.5899 / 1°35'23"W
OS Eastings: 427161
OS Northings: 425025
OS Grid: SE271250
Mapcode National: GBR KTBD.LW
Mapcode Global: WHC9R.KQ4T
Entry Name: Tomb of Michael Wood Set in an Enclosure on Other Side of Wall to Bus Stop in Graveyard of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 17 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1262921
English Heritage Legacy ID: 433743
Location: Morley, Leeds, WF12
Civil Parish: Morley
Built-Up Area: Dewsbury
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Woodkirk St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE22NE WF12 DEWSBURY ROAD
MORLEY (east side, off),
2/80 Tomb of Michael
Wood set in an
enclosure on other
side of wall to
bus stop in graveyard
of Church of St. Mary
Chest Tomb. 1801. Ashlar. Raised stone slab on panelled base with fluted
pilasters to corners and to centre.
Finely-carved stone with trumpeting angels set in spandrels of arched top.
to the MEMORY of
MICHAEL WOOD Esqr. of Tingley
House who (meeting with an
Accident here when a Young
Man, which nearly proved fatal
to him) requested to be interred
upon the spot. He died Dec 31st
1801 in the 81st Year of his Age "
Carved in the local style of the 1730s.
Listing NGR: SE2716125025
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