Algernon Coote: Life and Monument


Video from Westminster Abbey


"Find out more about the life of Algernon Coote, Earl of Mountrath and his monument at Westminster Abbey. Discover more about Algernon Coote: https://www.westminster-abbey.org/abb..." from video introduction.


"In the chapel of St Michael in Westminster Abbey is a large marble monument to Algernon Coote, Earl of Mountrath and his wife Diana. He died on 27th August 1744 and was first buried in a vault in Henry VII's chapel. His widow died on 14th July 1766. She had made arrangements for a new burial vault to be made in St Michael's chapel and the body of her husband was moved to the new vault where she was also buried..." from the article: Algernon Coote, Earl of Mountrath


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