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Dogs Grave

A Grade II Listed Building in Market Bosworth, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6258 / 52°37'32"N

Longitude: -1.3931 / 1°23'35"W

OS Eastings: 441176

OS Northings: 303284

OS Grid: SK411032

Mapcode National: GBR 7KZ.8MM

Mapcode Global: WHDJD.K8TC

Entry Name: Dogs Grave

Listing Date: 13 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177754

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188069

Location: Market Bosworth, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV13

County: Leicestershire

District: Hinckley and Bosworth

Civil Parish: Market Bosworth

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Market Bosworth St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


5/73 Dogs Grave


Grave of dog, Smut, d1876. Stone. Tall pier raised on pedastal with stoops
carrying carved doves at angles, it bears an inscription and a poem written by
the dog's owner, Florence Dixie. Capped by wide shallow bowl also with carved

Listing NGR: SK4117603284

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