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Monument to 41 Kentish Martyrs

A Grade II Listed Building in Canterbury, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2726 / 51°16'21"N

Longitude: 1.0755 / 1°4'31"E

OS Eastings: 614619

OS Northings: 157102

OS Grid: TR146571

Mapcode National: GBR TY8.2QS

Mapcode Global: VHLGM.L8FR

Entry Name: Monument to 41 Kentish Martyrs

Listing Date: 7 September 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334303

English Heritage Legacy ID: 439707

Location: Canterbury, Kent, CT1

County: Kent

District: Canterbury

Town: Canterbury

Electoral Ward/Division: Wincheap

Built-Up Area: Canterbury

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


Monument to 41 Kentish Martyrs
TR 1457 SE 8/736


This monument was erected by public subscription in 1899. Stone obelisk surmounted
by a cross, erected on the site of a stake where 41 Kentish Protestants were
burnt in the reign of Queen Mary (1555-1558).

Listing NGR: TR1461957102

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

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