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Description: Tomb to Sir William Pudsey, 1 Metre South of the Church of St. Mary
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 111070
OS Grid Reference: NZ1698616679
OS Grid Coordinates: 416986, 516679
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5451, -1.7389
NZ 1616 - 1716 GAINFORD LOW GREEN
(South side, off)
9/117 Tomb to Sir William
Pudsey, 1 metre south
of Church of St. Mary
Chest tomb. Circa 1500, to Sir William Pudsey and his wife Elizabeth. Weather-
worn grey limestone slab on low sides. South and east sides have raised central
shields. Single slab has chamfered upper arris with raised inscription in
Gothic lettering: HIC IACEUT DNS WILLMS PUDCEY MILES ET ELIZABETH UXOR EIUS
QUORU' AIARU PROPICIETUR DEUS AMEN. Later inscription cut into slab:
WILLIAM CRADOCK ESQR DIED THE 6TH OF JULY 1736 AGED (illegible).
Listing NGR: NZ1698616679
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Source: English Heritage
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