William Pygot blue plaque in Braintree
William Pygot Protestant martyr publicly burnt to death near this spot 28 March 1555
- Erected: 8 August 2012
- Plaque Colour: Blue
- Subject Commemorated: William Pygot
William Pygot was a sixteenth-century English Protestant martyr. His story was recorded in Foxe's Book of Martyrs. For denying transubstantiation, he was burned to death at Braintree, Essex.
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- Location: Fairfield Road
- District Council: Braintree District Council
- District Council Ward: Braintree Central
- County Council: Essex County Council
- County Council Electoral Division: Braintree Town
- UK Parliament Constituency: Braintree
- Region: Eastern
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