Baptism Font - St Peter - Church Langton, Leicestershire
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N 52° 32.025 W 000° 56.044
30U E 640126 N 5822411
Plain octagonal font in St Peter's church, Church Langton.
Waymark Code: WM123HF
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 02/17/2020
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
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At the time of the bishop's visitation in 1662 there was no font in the church. The present plain octagonal font, with its original wooden canopy cover, bears the inscription 'T.C.—W.C.—1662', and was mounted at the west end of the south aisle in 1865–6.
Approximate Age of Artefact: 1662

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