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Chest Tomb About 5 Metres North West of Church of St Augustine

A Grade II Listed Building in Langdon, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1656 / 51°9'56"N

Longitude: 1.3356 / 1°20'8"E

OS Eastings: 633297

OS Northings: 145991

OS Grid: TR332459

Mapcode National: GBR X2F.VWK

Mapcode Global: VHLH5.3YFW

Entry Name: Chest Tomb About 5 Metres North West of Church of St Augustine

Listing Date: 23 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363360

English Heritage Legacy ID: 178466

Location: Langdon, Dover, Kent, CT15

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Langdon

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TR 34 NW LANGDON EAST LANGDON
west side

2/27 Chest tomb about
5m north west of
GV of church of St
Augustine

II

Tomb chest. Early C16. Moulded stone slab on low brick side walls, more a
raised tomb stone than a real chest. Said to be placed here according to
the will of William Forestall (d.1534) for people to sit on while awaiting
the arrival of the priest. (See church guide book). Included for group
value.


Listing NGR: TR3320646164

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