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Tomb Chest Approximately 7 Metres South of South East Buttress of Tower of Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Eldersfield, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 51.9785 / 51°58'42"N

Longitude: -2.2928 / 2°17'34"W

OS Eastings: 379986

OS Northings: 231157

OS Grid: SO799311

Mapcode National: GBR 0H7.WPG

Mapcode Global: VH93R.6JRM

Entry Name: Tomb Chest Approximately 7 Metres South of South East Buttress of Tower of Church of St John

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098826

English Heritage Legacy ID: 153191

Location: Eldersfield, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, GL19

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Eldersfield

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Eldersfield

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

SO 73 SE
6/50 Tomb chest approximately
7 metres south of south-
east buttress of tower of
Church of St John

Tomb chest. Early C18. Sandstone with limestone ends. Flat moulded top and
scrolled ends: eastern one carved with shield of arms within cartouche. On
the north side is an inscription flanked by carved foliage decoration: "In
memory of Captain Richard Dyer Gun-maker Citizan and Free-man of London. He
departed this life August the 20th 1722 Aged 71 Ys".

Listing NGR: SO7998631157

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