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3 Chest Tombs in the Churchyard of the Church of St Giles, 3 Metres East of the Chancel

A Grade II Listed Building in Darlton, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.2544 / 53°15'15"N

Longitude: -0.8338 / 0°50'1"W

OS Eastings: 477898

OS Northings: 373680

OS Grid: SK778736

Mapcode National: GBR QZMT.82

Mapcode Global: WHFGQ.5G6F

Plus Code: 9C5X7538+QF

Entry Name: 3 Chest Tombs in the Churchyard of the Church of St Giles, 3 Metres East of the Chancel

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1045727

English Heritage Legacy ID: 241445

Location: Darlton, Bassetlaw, Nottinghamshire, NG22

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Bassetlaw

Civil Parish: Darlton

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: East Drayton with Dunham-on-Trent, Darlton, Ragnall and Fledborough

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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3/5 3 chest tombs in
the churchyard of
church of
St.Giles, 3 metres
east of the


3 chest tombs. 3 metres east of the chancel. c1818 and c1840.
Ashlar and iron. 3 ashlar chest tombs enclosed within a
rectangular iron compound. The northern most tomb to Mary ? is
coffin shaped and is dated 1818, the central rectangular tomb to
Mary Ann Newstead is dated 1845 and the similar southern most
tomb to Thomas Newstead is dated 1842. All are decorated with
stylised crosses. Enclosing the tombs are decorative iron
railings set upon a chamfered ashlar base. At each corner is a
hollow iron pier decorated with blind and open tracery. The
damaged finials of these piers are now lying on the ground.
Included for group value only.

Listing NGR: SK7789873680

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