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Latitude: 52.705 / 52°42'18"N
Longitude: -2.3592 / 2°21'33"W
OS Eastings: 375824
OS Northings: 311988
OS Grid: SJ758119
Mapcode National: GBR 06F.J9Y
Mapcode Global: WH9D4.Q8RL
Entry Name: Gorser Tomb, Approximately 18 Metres to the South of the Chancel of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 29 August 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1053646
English Heritage Legacy ID: 255196
Location: Sheriffhales, Shropshire, TF11
Civil Parish: Sheriffhales
Built-Up Area: Sheriffhales
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Sheriffhales St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ 71 SE SHERIFFHALES C.P. CHURCH LANE (West Side)
4/21 Gormer Tomb, approximately
18 metres to the South of
the Chancel of Church of
Chest tomb. Late C18. Ashlar, Circular plan. Wide circular base, moulded
plinth, fluted frieze and dentil cornice, and semispherical top. 4 panels
on side. Earliest legible inscription reads ¨ALSO RICHARD GORSER, son of
R. and F. Gorser, who died Oct. 26. 179? Aged 53 years. Also MARY his wife
who died May 9th 1827 Aged 75 Years".
Listing NGR: SJ7582411988
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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