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Latitude: 51.6379 / 51°38'16"N
Longitude: -2.4287 / 2°25'43"W
OS Eastings: 370431
OS Northings: 193323
OS Grid: ST704933
Mapcode National: GBR JY.83S7
Mapcode Global: VH87Y.V3F6
Entry Name: Escort Chest Tomb, 3 Yards South West of South Door of St Leonard's Church
Listing Date: 5 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1115023
English Heritage Legacy ID: 34759
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
ST 79 SW TORTWORTH
2/126 Escort Chest Tomb, 3 yards
south west of South Door of St.
G.V. Leonard's Church
Chest tomb. Edward Escort, died c. 1669. Limestone ashlar. Sunken illegible
inscribed panels; 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: ST7043193323
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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