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Description: Baker Tomb in St Mary's Churchyard 25 Metres to North North West of Nave
Date Listed: 20 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 160629
OS Grid Reference: TL3095208861
OS Grid Coordinates: 530952, 208861
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7631, -0.1038
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TL 3008 BAYFORD CHURCH LANE
5/21 Baker Tomb in St. Mary's
25M to NNW of nave
Tomb. Circa 1871 to Baker family of Bayfordbury. Limestone. A large
square paved platform with stone surround slightly higher, on site of
former church. Paved approach and one step on S offset for raised tomb
with large cross lying on top. On centre of platform a large square
plinth with chamfered base and a carved stone chest tomb with moulded
base, panelled sides (with Lombardic inscription on N and E sides)
between small shields in trefoil headed niches. Regular flower scroll
carved on underside of projecting top slab. On top a rectangular moulded
slab, weathered on top and carved in shape of a cross.
Listing NGR: TL3095208861
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Source: English Heritage
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