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Lord Dacre's Tomb Approximately 3 Metres to North of Church of All Saints, Saxton with Scarthingwell

Description: Lord Dacre's Tomb Approximately 3 Metres to North of Church of All Saints

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 326367

OS Grid Reference: SE4758836897
OS Grid Coordinates: 447588, 436897
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8262, -1.2785

Locality: Saxton with Scarthingwell
Local Authority: Selby District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: LS24 9QF

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Listing Text

SE 43 NE
(west side)
3/29 Lord Dacre's Tomb
approximately 3 metres to
north of Church of All
Chest tomb. c1461. To Ralph, Lord Dacre of Gillesland. Craven limestone.
Oblong on plan approximately 1.75 x 1 metre and 1 metre high. Plain tomb
with weathered coats of arms to sides and ends. Slab to reputed to have
born inscription. Lord Dacre was killed at the Battle of Towton in 1461.
Yorkshire Archaeological Journal, Vol X p 303. Pevsner N, Yorkshire, The
West Riding, 1979, p431.

Listing NGR: SE4759436898

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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