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Group of Six Tomb Chests Immediately South of Chancel of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Linton, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 51.9254 / 51°55'31"N

Longitude: -2.4953 / 2°29'43"W

OS Eastings: 366034

OS Northings: 225330

OS Grid: SO660253

Mapcode National: GBR FW.NTXY

Mapcode Global: VH86C.PVPT

Entry Name: Group of Six Tomb Chests Immediately South of Chancel of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 17 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1099657

English Heritage Legacy ID: 155443

Location: Linton, County of Herefordshire, HR9

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Linton (Penyard Ward)

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Linton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 62 NE

3/32 Group of six tomb chests
immediately south of
chancel of Church of
St Mary


Group of six tomb chests dating from the mid-C18 to early C19. Sandstone.
North-western tomb of group has flat moulded top and scrolled ends. On one
side is carved decoration which includes flaming lamps and cartouche with
illegible inscription. To its east is a tomb with square baluster ends
which includes the inscription: "George Bonnor of Ecceswall ..... died .....
1779". Of the two middle tombs of the group, the eastern one has square
baluster corners and is decorated with swags and scrolls. Carved on one
end are three angels and a crown. Inscriptions include: "George Bonnor late
of Eccleswall ..... died ..... 1748". To the west is a tomb which includes
the inscription: "George Bonnor of Woodend ..... died ..... 1803". The two
southern tombs have square baluster corners. The western one includes the
inscription "James Bonnor ..... 1814". The eastern one is illegible.

Listing NGR: SO6603425329

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