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Description: Tomb of Admiral Bligh in St Mary's Churchyard
Date Listed: 27 March 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 204422
OS Grid Reference: TQ3062779006
OS Grid Coordinates: 530627, 179006
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4949, -0.1197
LAMBETH ROAD SE1
1. (north side)
Tomb of Admiral Bligh
in St Mary's Churchyard
TQ 3078 2/1087
1817 or shortly after, of Coade stone. Tall, classical sarcophagus, pedimented
on all four sides and with angle pilasters and antefixae. Large oval urn on
top. Inscription to Admiral Bligh who, as Captain Bligh of the Bounty, brought
the breadfruit tree from the Marquesas to the West Indies.
Listing NGR: TQ3062779006
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Source: English Heritage
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