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Group of 4 Coffin Slabs Immediately to North of Nave of Church of Saint Peter, Stoke upon Tern

Description: Group of 4 Coffin Slabs Immediately to North of Nave of Church of Saint Peter

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260263

OS Grid Reference: SJ6380427987
OS Grid Coordinates: 363804, 327987
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8482, -2.5389

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 63806-27986
14/106 Group of 4 coffin slabs
immediately to north of
- nave of Church of Saint

Group of 4 coffin slabs. One possibly C12, the rest probably C13 or C14.
Red sandstone. Probably earlier slab to north-east with raised interlaced
foliage ornament. Later slabs each withincised cross and border. 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, p. 728

Listing NGR: SJ6380427987

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Source: English Heritage

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