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Churchyard Steps Approximately Two Metres to South of Porch of Church of Saint Swithun

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheswardine, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8658 / 52°51'56"N

Longitude: -2.4185 / 2°25'6"W

OS Eastings: 371925

OS Northings: 329889

OS Grid: SJ719298

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y.RF1S

Mapcode Global: WH9CB.T7JD

Entry Name: Churchyard Steps Approximately Two Metres to South of Porch of Church of Saint Swithun

Listing Date: 25 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055353

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260152

Location: Cheswardine, Shropshire, TF9

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Cheswardine

Built-Up Area: Cheswardine

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Cheswardine St Swithun

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

CHESWARDINE C.P. CHESWARDINE
SJ 7029-7129
12/4 Churchyard steps approx.
2 metres to south of
- porch of Church of Saint
Swithun

GV II

Churchyard steps. Circa 1888-9, probably by J.L. Pearson. Red
sandstone. Chamfered coping, ramped up to porch. Flight of 13 stone
steps. Wrought-iron overthrow (possibly dating from 1959)with cresting
and lamp and lettered: "THY WORD IS A LANTERN UNTO MY FEET AND A LIGHT UNTO
MY PATH". Pair of wooden gates. There is a memorial tablet dated July
27th 1959 behind the left-hand wall which might refer to the erection of the
overthrow. Included for group value.


Listing NGR: SJ7192529889

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