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Salisbury Cathedral - Mompesson Tomb

Monument to Sir Richard Mompesson and his wife Katherine is an elaborate large wall and tomb chest made from painted and gilded Chilmark stone. It was built after Richard's death in 1627 and effigies of the couple lie at the base.

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Taken on July 28, 2012