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Image for Joseph Arch - Barford, Warwickshire, UKview gallery

SESE1.8 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJoseph Arch - Barford, Warwickshire, UK

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Joseph Arch, founder of the first Union for Agricultural workers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bear and Ragged

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/18/2009

last visited: never

Image for William Shakespeare - Stratford-upon-Avon, England, UKview gallery

SWSW10.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Shakespeare - Stratford-upon-Avon, England, UK

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William Shakespeare's Grave, who died in 1616.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 7/12/2008

last visited: 9/25/2016

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NWNW16.9 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonMike Hailwood. British Grand Prix motorcycle road racer.

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Stanley Michael Bailey Hailwood, MBE, GM (2 April 1940 – 23 March 1981) was a British Grand Prix motorcycle road racer. He is regarded by many as one of the greatest racers of all time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bear and Ragged

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/1/2015

last visited: never

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NWNW17.1 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonNick Drake. Musician.

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Nicholas Rodney "Nick" Drake (19 June 1948 – 25 November 1974) was an English singer-songwriter and musician, known for his acoustic guitar-based songs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bear and Ragged

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/1/2015

last visited: never

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NENE17.5 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJames Starley - Coventry, UK

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James Starley (1831-1881) was an inventor and manufacturer and is widely regarded as the father of bicycle industry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Superted

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/2/2010

last visited: 8/3/2014

Image for Grave of Simon de Montfort, Earl of Leicesterview gallery

SWSW29.5 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonGrave of Simon de Montfort, Earl of Leicester

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In the 13th century there was a power struggle in England between the King and the Barons. Simon de Montfort was leader of the Barons until his death at the battle of Evesham in 1265. After his death, he was entombed in Evesham Abbey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Stretchy123

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/29/2011

last visited: 11/3/2018

Image for Michael Mac - St John the Baptist - Wolvey, Warwickshireview gallery

NENE30.4 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonMichael Mac - St John the Baptist - Wolvey, Warwickshire

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Michael Mac, Showjumper, in St John the Baptist's churchyard, Wolvey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/6/2019

last visited: never

Image for Ivor Churchill Guest, Lord Wimborne - The Blessed Virgin Mary & St Leodegarius - Ashby St Ledgers, Northamptonshireview gallery

EE31.2 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonIvor Churchill Guest, Lord Wimborne - The Blessed Virgin Mary & St Leodegarius - Ashby St Ledgers, Northamptonshire

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Altar tomb to Ivor Churchill Guest, Lord Wimborne, died 1939, on the grounds of The BVM & St Leodegarius church, Ashby St Ledgers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/18/2017

last visited: never

Image for Stanley Unwin - St Lawrence's Church, Long Buckby, Northamptonshire, UKview gallery

EE36.5 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonStanley Unwin - St Lawrence's Church, Long Buckby, Northamptonshire, UK

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The final resting place of comedian Stanley Unwin and his wife.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/23/2008

last visited: never

Image for John Henry Bonham, 1948-1980, drummer with Led Zeppelinview gallery

WW38.9 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Henry Bonham, 1948-1980, drummer with Led Zeppelin

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The grave of the Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The_Senior_Crabbes

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/3/2013

last visited: never

Image for King John - Worcester Cathedral, UKview gallery

WW42.2 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonKing John - Worcester Cathedral, UK

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When King John lay dying of his famous "surfeit of peaches" in 1216, he asked to be buried in Worcester Cathedral, and his wish was carried out. His tomb is fanciful creation of dark Purbeck marble topped with an effigy. Just 2 years later the church was rededicated in the presence of John's son, Henry III.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Superted

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 1/21/2009

last visited: 10/21/2018

Image for Winston Churchill - Bladon - United Kingdomview gallery

SS51 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonWinston Churchill - Bladon - United Kingdom

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Winston Churchill's grave in Bladon, United Kingdom

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member eikenboom

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 1/6/2009

last visited: 8/21/2006

Image for John Buchan -Author, Historian, And Diplomat, Elsfield , Oxonview gallery

SESE59.2 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Buchan -Author, Historian, And Diplomat, Elsfield , Oxon

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John Buchan born 1875 died 1940. author of the Richard Hannay Novels - The Thirty Nine Steps.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 12/1/2009

last visited: never

Image for John Newton - Olneyview gallery

EE63.4 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Newton - Olney

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The tomb of John Newton who wrote Amazing Grace, in the corner of St Peter & Paul's Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 3/1/2008

last visited: 1/5/2009

Image for Frances Margaretta Jacson - St Peter & St Blaise - Somersal Herbert, Derbyshireview gallery

NN73.7 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonFrances Margaretta Jacson - St Peter & St Blaise - Somersal Herbert, Derbyshire

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Frances Margaretta Jacson (born 13 October 1754 at Bebington, Cheshire, died 17 June 1842 at Somersal Herbert, Derbyshire) was an English novelist.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/8/2019

last visited: never

Image for Sir Albert Richardson - St Michael's Church, Millbrook, Bedfordshire, UKview gallery

EE78.5 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonSir Albert Richardson - St Michael's Church, Millbrook, Bedfordshire, UK

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This is the grave of Sir Albert Richardson and his wife.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/31/2009

last visited: never

Image for Colonel Richard Nicolls (1624-1672), St Andrew’s Church, Ampthill, Beds, UKview gallery

EE80.8 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonColonel Richard Nicolls (1624-1672), St Andrew’s Church, Ampthill, Beds, UK

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The tomb in St Andrew’s Church Ampthill of Colonel Richard Nicolls, the first British Governor of New York.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bill&ben

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/10/2010

last visited: 5/21/2011

Image for Sir Anthony Mildmay and Lady Grace Mildmay - St Leonard's Church, Apethorpe, Northamptonshire, UKview gallery

NENE82.7 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonSir Anthony Mildmay and Lady Grace Mildmay - St Leonard's Church, Apethorpe, Northamptonshire, UK

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An impressive tomb in the Church of Apethorpe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/8/2008

last visited: never

Image for Coco the Clown - Nicolai Polakovs OBE - Woodnewton, Northamptonshire, UKview gallery

EE83 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonCoco the Clown - Nicolai Polakovs OBE - Woodnewton, Northamptonshire, UK

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Coco the Clown is at rest in the churchyard of Woodnewton, Northamptonshire. He was renowned throughout the world for his entertainment and also as an advocate for Child Road Safety Awareness.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/1/2008

last visited: never

Image for William Thompson (boxer) - St Mary's Rest Garden - Nottingham, Nottinghamshireview gallery

NN83.8 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Thompson (boxer) - St Mary's Rest Garden - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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William Abednego Thompson (18 October 1811 – 23 August 1880) was an English bare-knuckle boxer. His grave monument is located within St Mary's Rest Garden, Nottingham.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/14/2017

last visited: never

Image for Professor Arthur Stewart Eve - St James' Church, Silsoe, Bedfordshire, UKview gallery

EE85.9 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonProfessor Arthur Stewart Eve - St James' Church, Silsoe, Bedfordshire, UK

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A famous Professor's grave in the churchyard of Silsoe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/27/2010

last visited: 2/10/2010

Image for Sir Samuel Ongley - Old Warden, Bedfordshire, UKview gallery

EE88.8 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonSir Samuel Ongley - Old Warden, Bedfordshire, UK

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This ornate mausoleum was built in 1790 and contains 42 vaults for the family of the Ongleys who were famous in Great Britain and Ireland. Only 10 of the vaults were filled.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/17/2008

last visited: 10/4/2009

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SESE89.8 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonBenjamin Disraeli

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Benjamin Disraeli (1804-81) Known as a dandy, a novelist, a brilliant debator and England's first and only Jewish prime minister.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GeoRams

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 8/12/2006

last visited: 8/3/2012

Image for Josiah Wedgwood - Stoke, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.view gallery

NWNW91.1 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJosiah Wedgwood - Stoke, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.

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Josiah Wedgwood (1730 - 1795) is buried in the grounds of the Minster Church of St Peter Ad Vincula in Stoke.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/10/2017

last visited: 6/30/2017

Image for Josiah Spode 1 - Stoke, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.view gallery

NWNW91.2 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJosiah Spode 1 - Stoke, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.

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Josiah Spode (1733 - 1797) is buried in the grounds of the Minster Church of St Peter Ad Vincula in Stoke.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/11/2017

last visited: 6/30/2017

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