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Latitude: 52.1241 / 52°7'26"N
Longitude: -1.4027 / 1°24'9"W
OS Eastings: 440987
OS Northings: 247480
OS Grid: SP409474
Mapcode National: GBR 7RZ.S6K
Mapcode Global: VHBYC.MWS0
Entry Name: Chest Tomb Approximately 3.5 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Michael
Listing Date: 8 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1299825
English Heritage Legacy ID: 306328
Location: Warmington, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, OX17
Civil Parish: Warmington
Built-Up Area: Warmington (Stratford-on-Avon)
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Warmington St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
WARMINGTON CHURCH HILL
SP4047 (South side)
9/217 Chest tomb approx. 3.5m. S of
chancel of Church of St.
Chest tomb. 1713. Carved ironstone. Moulded plinth and square partly-fluted top,
corner balusters. Long sides have on the south a central oval cartouche with 2
heads, one winged, and winged putti holding drapery, and on the north one wide
and 2 narrow fielded panels. The short sides have sunk panels, with a large
winged head and festoon to the east, and an open book inscribed "Memento Mori",
an hour glass, pick and shovel and skull and cross bones to the west.
inscriptions to members of the Claridge family, of various dates. Finely carved.
Listing NGR: SP4098747480
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