Pair Of Coffin Slabs Immediately To North Of Nave Of Church Of Saint Peter

30 Jun 2001
Pair Of Coffin Slabs Immediately To North Of Nave Of Church Of Saint Peter, Stoke Upon Tern, North Shropshire, Shropshire
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

STOKE UPON TERN C.P. STOKE UPON TERN SJ 6227-6327 SJ 63810 27986 14/104 Pair of coffin slabs immediately to north of nave of Church of Saint Peter


Pair of coffin slabs. Probably C13 or C14. Red sandstone. Each with incised cross and border. At the time of survey (March 1986) only the top half of the westernmost slab remains. 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, 728.

Listing NGR: SJ6381627987


This is part of the Series: IOE\Dunford_Anthony J IOE Records for Dunford, Anthony J; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


Copyright IoE Mr Anthony J Dunford. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Dunford, Anthony J

Rights Holder: Dunford, Anthony J


Sandstone, Medieval Grave Slab, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Grave Marker, Funerary Site