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Chest Tomb, 18 Yards South of Rood Stairtower of Holy Trinity Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Wickwar, South Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5982 / 51°35'53"N

Longitude: -2.4004 / 2°24'1"W

OS Eastings: 372360

OS Northings: 188894

OS Grid: ST723888

Mapcode National: GBR JZ.BJX7

Mapcode Global: VH95M.B3V4

Entry Name: Chest Tomb, 18 Yards South of Rood Stairtower of Holy Trinity Church

Listing Date: 5 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115032

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34784

Location: Wickwar, South Gloucestershire, GL12

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Wickwar

Built-Up Area: Wickwar

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Wickwar Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 7288 WICKWAR CHURCH LANE

9/161 Chest Tomb, 18 yards south of
Rood Stairtower of Holy Trinity
G.V. Church

II

Chest tomb. 1620. Limestone ashlar. Sunken inscribed (Latin) panel;
moulded 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: ST7236088894

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

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