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Description: Chest Tomb Approximately 2 Metres South of West Tower of Church of St Mary the Virgin
Date Listed: 23 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 307290
OS Grid Reference: SP2989148854
OS Grid Coordinates: 429891, 248854
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1372, -1.5647
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11/51 Chest tomb approx. 2m. S of W
tower of Church of St. Mary
Chest tomb. Dated 1687 and 1698. Ironstone. Plinth, and heavily moulded ledger.
To west end a shield and bas relief. To south a panel with moulded surround
inscribed "HERE LYETH THE BODY OF JOHN/REEVE WHO WAS BURIED FEBRUARY/THE 9TH AND
DOM: 1698/AGED 76/HERE ALSO LYETH THE BODY OF/ANN REEVE THE WIFE OF JOHN/REEVE
WHO WAS BURIED DECEM:/THE 20TH AND DOM/:1687/AGED 57".
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.5, p135).
Listing NGR: SP2989148854
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Source: English Heritage
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