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Swann Tomb at Churchyard of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Barrowden, Rutland

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Latitude: 52.5888 / 52°35'19"N

Longitude: -0.6071 / 0°36'25"W

OS Eastings: 494460

OS Northings: 299916

OS Grid: SP944999

Mapcode National: GBR DV1.PBF

Mapcode Global: WHGM7.N635

Entry Name: Swann Tomb at Churchyard of St Peter

Listing Date: 29 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186843

Location: Barrowden, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Barrowden

Built-Up Area: Barrowden

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Barrowden and Wakerley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text



8/21 Swann tomb at Churchyard of
St. Peter


Shrine tomb. Dated 1872. Stone. Miniature canopied shrine with octagonal spirelet
surmounted by foliage finial and small cross. Square pier fills centre with
gable to each side. Free-standing red stone shafts to each corner with
finely-carved foliage capitals. Stands N of W end of church in middle of grave
plot which has stone edging. Inscriptions to Sarah, wife of Thomas Swann, died
1872, and Thomas Swann, died 1884. Identical to Wilson tomb at Churchyard of
St. Nicholas, Stretton (q.v.). Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP9446099916

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