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Remains of Medieval Coffin Adjacent to South Wall of Church of St Alban, Wickersley

Description: Remains of Medieval Coffin Adjacent to South Wall of Church of St Alban

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 336010

OS Grid Reference: SK4782891653
OS Grid Coordinates: 447828, 391653
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4195, -1.2818

Location: Church Lane, Wickersley, Rotherham S66 1AE

Locality: Wickersley
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S66 1AE

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Listing Text

(north side)
2/135 Remains of medieval
coffin adjacent to
south wall of
Church of St. Alban
Remains of medieval coffin. Probably C15. Magnesian limestone. Tapered
full-size coffin hollowed out for corpse and head; most of 'south' side of
coffin broken away. Possibly that of Roger de Wickersley whose C15 grave
slab is preserved in the central aisle of the Church of St. Alban (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SK4782891653

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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