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Lord Dacre's Tomb Approximately 3 Metres to North of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Saxton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.8262 / 53°49'34"N

Longitude: -1.2785 / 1°16'42"W

OS Eastings: 447588

OS Northings: 436898

OS Grid: SE475368

Mapcode National: GBR MSJ6.05

Mapcode Global: WHDBN.B3F3

Entry Name: Lord Dacre's Tomb Approximately 3 Metres to North of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 16 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296622

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326367

Location: Saxton with Scarthingwell, Selby, North Yorkshire, LS24

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Saxton with Scarthingwell

Built-Up Area: Saxton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Saxton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SAXTON WITH SCARTHINGWELL MAIN STREET
SE 43 NE
(west side)
3/29 Lord Dacre's Tomb
approximately 3 metres to
north of Church of All
Saints
GV II
Chest tomb. c1461. To Ralph, Lord Dacre of Gillesland. Craven limestone.
Oblong on plan approximately 1.75 x 1 metre and 1 metre high. Plain tomb
with weathered coats of arms to sides and ends. Slab to reputed to have
born inscription. Lord Dacre was killed at the Battle of Towton in 1461.
Yorkshire Archaeological Journal, Vol X p 303. Pevsner N, Yorkshire, The
West Riding, 1979, p431.


Listing NGR: SE4759436898

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