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Latitude: 51.5285 / 51°31'42"N
Longitude: -0.2247 / 0°13'29"W
OS Eastings: 523244
OS Northings: 182564
OS Grid: TQ232825
Mapcode National: GBR BD.G01
Mapcode Global: VHGQR.2V12
Entry Name: Tomb of James Meadows Rendel
Listing Date: 13 June 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1389210
English Heritage Legacy ID: 487845
Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W10
District: Kensington and Chelsea
Electoral Ward/Division: Kensal Green
Built-Up Area: Brent
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Michaell and All Angels Ladbroke Grove
Church of England Diocese: London
KENSINGTON AND CHELSEA
TQ2382NW HARROW ROAD W10
249/80/92 Kensal Green Cemetery
13-JUN-01 Tomb of James Meadows Rendel
Tomb of James Meadows Rendel, died 1856. By Matthew Digby Wyatt, architect. Pink Peterhead granite sarcophagus. Rectangular chest on moulded base, raised borders on sides with foliate cross decoration; gabled cover with Byzantine crosses within pediments at each end. Design exhibited at the Royal Academy of Arts in 1856.
History: Rendel was an outstanding marine engineer, responsible for many dock and railway projects, including the harbours at Holyhead and Portland, mentioned in inscription.
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