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Pair of Coffin Slabs Immediately to North of Nave of Church of Saint Peter, Stoke upon Tern

Description: Pair of Coffin Slabs Immediately to North of Nave of Church of Saint Peter

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260261

OS Grid Reference: SJ6381627987
OS Grid Coordinates: 363816, 327987
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8482, -2.5387

Location: Stoke upon Tern, Shropshire TF9 2EZ

Locality: Stoke upon Tern
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF9 2EZ

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Listing Text

SJ 6227-6327
SJ 63810 27986
14/104 Pair of coffin slabs
immediately to north of
nave of Church of Saint


Pair of coffin slabs. Probably C13 or C14. Red sandstone. Each with
incised cross and border. At the time of survey (March 1986) only the top
half of the westernmost slab remains. This is one of 3 groups of coffin
slabs to the north of the Church of Saint Peter (qv). They were discovered
built into the foundations of the south wall of the old church. The present
church dates from 1874-5. D.H.S. Cranage, An Architectural Account of the
Churches of Shropshire, Part 8, 728.

Listing NGR: SJ6381627987

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Source: English Heritage

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