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Latitude: 52.6372 / 52°38'13"N
Longitude: -1.467 / 1°28'1"W
OS Eastings: 436163
OS Northings: 304515
OS Grid: SK361045
Mapcode National: GBR 6JC.MXX
Mapcode Global: WHDJ5.FZM4
Entry Name: Gibbet Post
Listing Date: 10 August 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1361326
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188216
Location: Shackerstone, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV13
District: Hinckley and Bosworth
Civil Parish: Shackerstone
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Market Bosworth St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SK 30 SE SHACKERSTONE GIBBET LANE (east side)
7.11.66 Gibbet Post
Gibbet post. 1800. Square sectioned wooden post fixed in the ground.
A plaque inscribed: "This Gibbet was erected a ½ of a mile from the
scene of a murder committed by John Massey February, 1800", had been
removed by time of resurvey (February, 1988).
Listing NGR: SK3616304515
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