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Churchyard Tomb 7 Metres South of Church Porch

A Grade II Listed Building in Eyam, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2841 / 53°17'2"N

Longitude: -1.6749 / 1°40'29"W

OS Eastings: 421772

OS Northings: 376392

OS Grid: SK217763

Mapcode National: GBR JZRG.5G

Mapcode Global: WHCCV.7QP7

Entry Name: Churchyard Tomb 7 Metres South of Church Porch

Listing Date: 12 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110018

English Heritage Legacy ID: 80636

Location: Eyam, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, S32

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Eyam

Built-Up Area: Eyam

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Eyam St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

6/29 (North Side)
Churchyard Tomb 7 metres S of
Church Porch

Table tomb. Mid cl7. Gritstone. Semi-circular headed niches to east and west
ends, that to east with scull and crossbones in relief, that to west with winged
angel head and hour glass, also in relief. To north and south sides, corner and
central fluted pilasters, reeded to base. In panels between; to south side,
thistle shaped vases with loop handles, each with different flowers; to north
side two urns. Above, uninscribed slab with heavily moulded edge. Possibly
the tomb of one of the plague victims of the Eyam plague of 1665 and 1666.

Listing NGR: SK2177276392

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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