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Latitude: 52.1121 / 52°6'43"N
Longitude: -0.7018 / 0°42'6"W
OS Eastings: 488993
OS Northings: 246767
OS Grid: SP889467
Mapcode National: GBR CZD.HCW
Mapcode Global: VHDSV.S5BQ
Entry Name: Anonymous Tomb to South West of West Corner of Nave of Parish Church of St Laud
Listing Date: 27 February 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1320181
English Heritage Legacy ID: 351049
Location: Sherington, Milton Keynes, MK16
County: Milton Keynes
Civil Parish: Sherington
Built-Up Area: Sherington
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Sherington with Chicheley, North Crawley, Astwood and Hardmead
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SP 88 46 SIiBRINGTON CHURCH END
- Anonymous tomb to south-west
of west corner of nave of
Parish Church of St.Laud.
Tomb c1850. In red sandstone with limestone inscription slabs. About 8 feet
high in two stages rising from plain plinth, upper stage diminished.
Sandstone frames to recessed panels. Then covered cornice to top. The tomb
is a curiosity in that it is deliberately anonymous, 3 sides having biblical
texts, the east inscription starting "READER: The Name, Profession and Age of
him whose body lies within are of little importance..." The inscription
slabs are on the upper stage.
Listing NGR: SP8899346767
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