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Toke's and others, Heraldic Ledger Stones in Kent churches

Francis GODFREY  1712  Canterbury Cathedral

The medallion measures 21˝inch in diameter and is cut in relief on a blue marble ledger stone, 78inch x 39inch, situated in St Michael’s Chapel.

Arms: Three bulls’ heads, erased and crowned [Berry, Encyl. Herald. gives for GODFREY (Cornwall). Az. Three bulls’ heads, erased and crowned, or (another, gu. Three bulls’ heads, erased, and ducally crowned, or)]. Crest: A sea lion rampant.

Depositum Francis GODFREY Armigeri Qui obit VI Octob. MDCCXII Aetatis XXXII (1712).

Note: Hasted says that Francis Godfrey was groom of the Bedchamber to Prince George of Denmark.

Rubbed April 14, 1928 by Nicholas Eyare Toke

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