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Latitude: 53.225 / 53°13'30"N
Longitude: -1.6262 / 1°37'34"W
OS Eastings: 425049
OS Northings: 369842
OS Grid: SK250698
Mapcode National: GBR 57N.X7Z
Mapcode Global: WHCD7.Z6RG
Entry Name: Chest Tomb to Sir Joseph Paxton 40 Metres South of Church of St Peter
Listing Date: 19 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1054739
English Heritage Legacy ID: 81688
Location: Edensor, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Edensor
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Edensor St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Derby
PARISH OF EDENSOR THE GREEN
7/120 (South Side)
Chest Tomb to Sir
40m South of
Chest tomb to Sir Joseph Paxton, architect, and landscape
gardener. c1865. Sandstone and limestone. The rectangular
chest tomb has angle pilasters with moulded decoration, with
inscriptions on shields between. Heavily moulded top.
Inscribed In Memory of Sir Joseph Paxton, born at Milton Bryant
Bedfordshire August III MDCCCIII, died at Rockhills House,
Sydenham June VIII MDCCLXV. Also to Sarah his wife and other
members of the family.
Listing NGR: SK2504969842
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