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Description: Spencer Headstone Approximately 8 Metres South of South Transept of Old Church of St Mary
Date Listed: 23 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 241818
OS Grid Reference: SK6950133828
OS Grid Coordinates: 469501, 333828
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8974, -0.9683
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COLSTON BASSETT NEW ROAD
SK63SE (east side, off)
4/11 Spencer headstone
- approx. 8 metres south
of south transept of
old Church of St Mary
Headstone. 1730. Slate. Small, rectangular with two round-faced
winged angels and a heart inscribed "be ye ready". Raised letters read:
"HERE LIES THE BODY OF
JOHN SPENCER HE DIED
JUN THE 30 1730 Aged 40 YEAR"
An inscribed verse follows. An excellent example of its type.
Listing NGR: SK6950133828
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Source: English Heritage
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