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Group of 4 Coffin Slabs Immediately to North of Nave of Church of Saint Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke upon Tern, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8482 / 52°50'53"N

Longitude: -2.5389 / 2°32'19"W

OS Eastings: 363804

OS Northings: 327987

OS Grid: SJ638279

Mapcode National: GBR 7S.SMSB

Mapcode Global: WH9C8.ZN5W

Entry Name: Group of 4 Coffin Slabs Immediately to North of Nave of Church of Saint Peter

Listing Date: 25 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260263

Location: Stoke upon Tern, Shropshire, TF9

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Stoke upon Tern

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Stoke-upon-Tern St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 6227-6327
SJ 63806-27986
14/106 Group of 4 coffin slabs
immediately to north of
- nave of Church of Saint

Group of 4 coffin slabs. One possibly C12, the rest probably C13 or C14.
Red sandstone. Probably earlier slab to north-east with raised interlaced
foliage ornament. Later slabs each withincised cross and border. This
is one of 3 groups of coffin slabs to the north of the Church of Saint Peter
(qv). They were discovered built into the foundations of the south wall of
the old church. The present church dates from 1874-5. D.H.S. Cranage,
An Architectural Account of the Churches of Shropshire, Part 8, p. 728

Listing NGR: SJ6380427987

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