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Two Medieval Stone Coffins Situated Adjacent to North Wall of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorp Arch, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9091 / 53°54'32"N

Longitude: -1.3348 / 1°20'5"W

OS Eastings: 443795

OS Northings: 446089

OS Grid: SE437460

Mapcode National: GBR MR37.TF

Mapcode Global: WHDB7.G0LJ

Entry Name: Two Medieval Stone Coffins Situated Adjacent to North Wall of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116224

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342035

Location: Thorp Arch, Leeds, LS23

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Thorp Arch

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Thorp-Arch All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


SE44NW THORP ARCH CHURCH CAUSEWAY
LS23 (east side)

2/112 Two medieval stone
coffins situated
adjacent to north wall
of Church of All Saints

GV II

Two stone coffins. Probably late medieval. One of gritstone, the other
magnesian limestone. Both are simply tapered to the foot and are hollowed
out to receive body and head. One of the coffins found in 1820 upon
construction of the vault of the family of Rev. R. Hemington (Speight, p428),
H. Speight,Lower Wharfedale, 1902.


Listing NGR: SE4379546089

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