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Tomb to East of Tomb to John Smith

A Grade II Listed Building in Mile End, Tower Hamlets

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Latitude: 51.5238 / 51°31'25"N

Longitude: -0.0298 / 0°1'47"W

OS Eastings: 536777

OS Northings: 182382

OS Grid: TQ367823

Mapcode National: GBR K3.P50

Mapcode Global: VHGQV.FYLQ

Entry Name: Tomb to East of Tomb to John Smith

Listing Date: 13 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1378754

English Heritage Legacy ID: 478107

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E3

County: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Mile End

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Bow and Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


788/11/10111 Tomb to East of Tomb to
John Smith


Funerary monument commemorating unknown person. C. 1850. Portland stone. Square block with an arched recess on each side below opposing scrolled volutes, each containing a relief of a grieving woman beside a sarcophagus, or a draped sarcophagus. Upper square section has a shallow pediment to each face with antefixes, and is surmounted with a draped urn. An unusually rich instance of a Neo-classical outdoor memorial, and unusual in design. Part of the group of outstanding memorials close to the entrance.

Listing NGR: TQ3677782382

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

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