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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TOMB OF ADMIRAL BLIGH IN ST MARY'S CHURCHYARD

List entry Number: 1116226

Location

TOMB OF ADMIRAL BLIGH IN ST MARY'S CHURCHYARD, LAMBETH ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityLambethLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-Mar-1981

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 204422

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History

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Details

LAMBETH ROAD SE1 1. (north side) 5023 Tomb of Admiral Bligh in St Mary's Churchyard TQ 3078 2/1087

II*

2 1817 or shortly after, of Coade stone. Tall, classical sarcophagus, pedimented on all four sides and with angle pilasters and antefixae. Large oval urn on top. Inscription to Admiral Bligh who, as Captain Bligh of the Bounty, brought the breadfruit tree from the Marquesas to the West Indies.

Listing NGR: TQ3062779006

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National Grid Reference: TQ 30627 79006

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