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Group of 3 Chest Tombs, Including That of Samuel Lee Circa 10 Metres South of Church of St Mary, Geddington

Description: Group of 3 Chest Tombs, Including That of Samuel Lee Circa 10 Metres South of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 June 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 231044

OS Grid Reference: SP8952683006
OS Grid Coordinates: 489526, 283006
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4377, -0.6845

Locality: Geddington
Local Authority: Kettering Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN14 1AJ

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Listing Text

1337-0/12/258 (North side)
Group of 3 chest tombs, incl that of
Samuel Lee c.l0m S of Church of
Chest tombs. Early/mid C18. Limestone ashlar. 3 tomb chests,
each with moulded plinth, and cambered lid. That to Samuel Lee
has fielded panels, to south inscribed "Here lieth interred
the body of/Mr. SAMUEL LEE/who died March the 3rd, 1708. He
was/Ranger of Geddington Chase to His Grace the/Duke of
Montague and bequeathed to the Post/of Geddington the profits
of a Piece of/land lying in Cranford St. John". 2 similar tomb
chests to west, with recessed panels. Any inscriptions on them
are no longer legible.

Listing NGR: SP8952683006

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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