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Pearce Chest Tomb, 3 Yards North of Porch of St Leonard's

A Grade II Listed Building in Tortworth, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6382 / 51°38'17"N

Longitude: -2.4287 / 2°25'43"W

OS Eastings: 370429

OS Northings: 193348

OS Grid: ST704933

Mapcode National: GBR JY.83S5

Mapcode Global: VH87Y.V3D0

Entry Name: Pearce Chest Tomb, 3 Yards North of Porch of St Leonard's

Listing Date: 5 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115016

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34746

Location: Tortworth, South Gloucestershire, GL12

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Tortworth

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Tortworth St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


2/113 Pearce Chest Tomb, 3 yards
north of Porch of St. Leonard's
G.V. Church


Chest tomb. Joanna Pearce, died 1795. Sandstone ashlar. Inscribed panels
with enriched borders; corner balusters; fluted frieze; moulded plinth and
cornice. The chest tombs represent a good collection of local and classical tomb
forms and contribute greatly to the setting of the church.

Listing NGR: ST7042993348

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

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