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Tomb of Henry III, Westminster Abbey

Tomb of Henry III (died 1272).
Chapel of Edward the Confessor, Westminster Abbey, London.
See p.76 in [Brayley, vol.2, 1823].



Tomb of Henry III (on LHS).
From inside Chapel of Edward the Confessor, Westminster Abbey.
Click to rotate. From here.
See also view from outside.



Map of part of Westminster Abbey.
From [Brayley, 1818-23].
Tomb of Henry III is circled in red.



Henry III's tomb in Westminster Abbey.
Photo by Adrian Pingstone, 2005.
Public domain image from here.
See 2005 shot from Anthony Majanlahti. Creative Commons.



Tomb of Henry III.
See larger.
From facing p.79 in [Brayley, vol.2, 1823].
See also poor quality copy of a painting of this location by Max Emanuel Ainmiller (1858).



Tomb of Henry III (right).
From opposite p.196 in [Combe, 1812, vol.2].



Tomb of Henry III (left) and Eleanor of Castile (right), from inside the Chapel of Edward the Confessor.
From facing p.76 in [Brayley, vol.2, 1823].



Detail of "The Choir of Westminster Abbey" by Max Emanuel Ainmiller (1851).
On left are tombs of Henry III and Eleanor of Castile.
On far right is tomb of Edward III.
See full size.



Henry III, effigy in Westminster Abbey.
From here. From Shirley's Royal Ancestors site. Used with permission.



Henry III, effigy in Westminster Abbey.
Public domain image from here.



Henry III, effigy in Westminster Abbey.
See full size.
Posted by Westminster Abbey.



Drawing of the above effigy of Henry III in Westminster Abbey.
From A Student's History of England by Samuel Rawson Gardiner (1916). See here.
See also a cast of the effigy at the Victoria and Albert Museum.



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