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Chest Tomb About 5 Metres North West of Church of St Augustine, Langdon

Description: Chest Tomb About 5 Metres North West of Church of St Augustine

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 178466

OS Grid Reference: TR3329745991
OS Grid Coordinates: 633297, 145991
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1656, 1.3356

Location: Waldershare Lane, Langdon, Kent CT15 5JF

Locality: Langdon
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT15 5JF

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Listing Text

west side

2/27 Chest tomb about
5m north west of
GV of church of St


Tomb chest. Early C16. Moulded stone slab on low brick side walls, more a
raised tomb stone than a real chest. Said to be placed here according to
the will of William Forestall (d.1534) for people to sit on while awaiting
the arrival of the priest. (See church guide book). Included for group

Listing NGR: TR3320646164

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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