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Latitude: 52.6426 / 52°38'33"N
Longitude: -2.5735 / 2°34'24"W
OS Eastings: 361288
OS Northings: 305139
OS Grid: SJ612051
Mapcode National: GBR BR.6R3C
Mapcode Global: WH9D7.FTQZ
Plus Code: 9C4VJCVG+2H
Entry Name: 2 Cast Iron Memorial Plates to John and Mary Ward Approximately 1 Metre South of Chancel of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 24 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1366859
English Heritage Legacy ID: 258881
Location: Leighton and Eaton Constantine, Shropshire, SY5
Civil Parish: Leighton and Eaton Constantine
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Leighton-under-Wrekin St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
LEIGHTON AND EATON CONSTANTINE C.P.
SJ 60 NW
2 cast-iron memorial
plates to John and
Mary Ward approx. 1m
south of chancel of
Church of St Mary
2 recumbent memorial plates. Circa 1750 and circa 1777. Cast-iron.
Rectangular. That on north, with swagged urn decoration to top,
commemorates in raised lettering Mary Ward (died 1750), her son,
Benjamin (died 1784), and her daughter, Hannah (died 1800); plain
inscription plate to south commemorates her husband, John (died 1777)
of Eye Farm (q.v.) and their son, Thomas (died 1816).
Listing NGR: SJ6128805139
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