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Chest Tomb Approximately 0.5 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Lawrence

A Grade II Listed Building in Barton-on-the-Heath, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 51.9905 / 51°59'25"N

Longitude: -1.6283 / 1°37'42"W

OS Eastings: 425617

OS Northings: 232518

OS Grid: SP256325

Mapcode National: GBR 5QR.35B

Mapcode Global: VHBZ0.Q7JD

Plus Code: 9C3WX9RC+6M

Entry Name: Chest Tomb Approximately 0.5 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 9 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024313

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305947

Location: Barton-on-the-Heath, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, GL56

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Barton-on-the-Heath

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Barton-on-the-Heath St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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10/12 Chest tomb approx. 0.5m S of
chancel of Church of St.


Chest tomb. Dated 1706 and 1728. Limestone with moulded plinth and ledger, the
sides and ends carved with Ionic-style pilasters and stylised foliage. An
inscription to south reads: 'Here lyeth Interred/The Body of M Edward/Lambert he
Departed/This Life July ye ? 1706'. A further inscription to west reads: 'Also
Here Lyeth/The Body of Elizabeth/The Wife of M. Edward/Lambert She Departed/This
Life October ye 14/1728 aged 77'.

Listing NGR: SP2561732518

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