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Latitude: 52.5961 / 52°35'45"N
Longitude: -1.4087 / 1°24'31"W
OS Eastings: 440146
OS Northings: 299976
OS Grid: SP401999
Mapcode National: GBR 6K0.BMX
Mapcode Global: WHDJL.B0DL
Entry Name: Kings Richard Well
Listing Date: 7 November 1966
Last Amended: 13 October 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074241
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188102
Location: Sutton Cheney, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV13
District: Hinckley and Bosworth
Civil Parish: Sutton Cheney
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Market Bosworth St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
AMBION LANE (South Side)
King Richards Well
(formerly listed as King Dick's Well)
Well. Probably C19, but restored 1964. Limestone rubble, a pyramidal
structure capped by a rough boulder and with a recess, the well itself, in one
elevation. where an inscription in Latin commemorates the Battle of Bosworth,
since the site is reputedly where Richard III quenched his thirst at the time
of the Battle.
Listing NGR: SP4014699976
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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