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Description: Stanton Monument,about 4m North-West of West Door in Churchyard of Church of St Kenelm
Date Listed: 9 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 132156
OS Grid Reference: ST7683590806
OS Grid Coordinates: 376835, 190806
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6156, -2.3359
ST 79 SE ALDERLEY ALDERLEY VILLAGE
8/11 Stanton Monument, about 4m north-
west of west door in churchyard of
Church of St. Kenelm
Chest tomb. Late C16, John Stanton, died 1589. Limestone. Flat
top, no plinth visible, heavy moulded capping. Plain sides except
for south which has deeply cut inscription as follows: "BY THIS
TOMBE LIETH THE BODY OF / JOHN STANTON MINISTER WHO / AFTER HIS
EXILE FOR RELIGION / BEGAN TO PREACH THE GOSPEL / OF CHRIST IN
THIS PARISH / 1558 AND SO CONTINUED / WHICH WAS
ANO DO / 1589".
Listing NGR: ST7683590806
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Source: English Heritage
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