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Swann Tomb at Churchyard of St Peter, Barrowden

Description: Swann Tomb at Churchyard of St Peter

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 June 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 186843

OS Grid Reference: SP9446699912
OS Grid Coordinates: 494466, 299912
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5888, -0.6070

Location: Church Lane, Barrowden, Rutland LE15 8ED

Locality: Barrowden
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 8ED

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Listing Text



8/21 Swann tomb at Churchyard of
St. Peter


Shrine tomb. Dated 1872. Stone. Miniature canopied shrine with octagonal spirelet
surmounted by foliage finial and small cross. Square pier fills centre with
gable to each side. Free-standing red stone shafts to each corner with
finely-carved foliage capitals. Stands N of W end of church in middle of grave
plot which has stone edging. Inscriptions to Sarah, wife of Thomas Swann, died
1872, and Thomas Swann, died 1884. Identical to Wilson tomb at Churchyard of
St. Nicholas, Stretton (q.v.). Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP9446699912

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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