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Dogs Grave, Market Bosworth

Description: Dogs Grave

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 188069

OS Grid Reference: SK4117603284
OS Grid Coordinates: 441176, 303284
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6258, -1.3931

Location: B585, Market Bosworth, Leicestershire CV13 0LP

Locality: Market Bosworth
Local Authority: Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: CV13 0LP

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Listing Text


5/73 Dogs Grave


Grave of dog, Smut, d1876. Stone. Tall pier raised on pedastal with stoops
carrying carved doves at angles, it bears an inscription and a poem written by
the dog's owner, Florence Dixie. Capped by wide shallow bowl also with carved

Listing NGR: SK4117603284

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Source: English Heritage

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