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Tomb of John Smart, St Mattias, Tower Hamlets

Description: Tomb of John Smart, St Mattias

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 206554

OS Grid Reference: TQ3775880862
OS Grid Coordinates: 537758, 180862
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5099, -0.0163

Location: Woodstock Terrace, Poplar, Greater London E14 0BS

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E14 0BS

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:
TQ 3780
25/908 St Mattias Poplar,
Tomb of John Smart.


Chest tomb. C1777, designer unknown. Stone. Neo-classical style.
Rectangular plan. Long sides with carved inscribed roundels
flanked by pilasters at angles with carved high relief Adam
inspired lachrymal vases. Short ends with recessed oval panels
flanked by fluted pilasters. Continuous moulded cornice breaks
forward above pilasters. Shallow pyramidal cover. John Smart was
a distiller of Limehouse.

Listing NGR: TQ3775880862

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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