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Group of 9 Tombs in St Nicholas Churchyard, 12 Metres West of Church

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Nicholas, Hurst, Wokingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4502 / 51°27'0"N

Longitude: -0.8579 / 0°51'28"W

OS Eastings: 479460

OS Northings: 172976

OS Grid: SU794729

Mapcode National: GBR C5Z.5WK

Mapcode Global: VHDWW.2TT4

Entry Name: Group of 9 Tombs in St Nicholas Churchyard, 12 Metres West of Church

Listing Date: 17 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117401

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41221

Location: St. Nicholas, Hurst, Wokingham, RG10

County: Wokingham

Civil Parish: St. Nicholas, Hurst

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Hurst

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 77SE ST NICHOLAS HURST CHURCH HILL
(north side)

5/29 Group Of 9 Tombs In
St.Nicholas Churchyard,
12 Metres West Of
Church

GV II

Tombs. A group of late C18, early C19 tombs.From north to south:-
1. Circa 1829 Simonds family chest tomb, stone with double panels inset.
2. Circa 1832 Harmon family chest tomb, stone with double panels inset,
low iron railing on stone surround.
3. Early C19 Simonds family, stone with hipped slab, panelled, fluted pilasters
at corners.
4. Late C19 chest tomb with brick base.
5. Early C19. Sarcophagus-type, stone, retains cast iron arrow head rails and
urn corner piers.
6. Circa 1785 Edmunds family chest tomb, stone, fluted pilasters at corners,
raised inscription panels at sides and ends with rosettes at corners.Railings
removed.
7. 1855. Lt.Colonel Charles Rivers R.E.Stone, low sarcophagus-type.
8. Early C19. Vice Admiral Sir Thomas and Lady Dundas, chest tomb, stone with
double panelled sides in railed enclosure.
9. Circa 1837-1853 Wise family. Chest tomb, stone with panelled sides in railed
enclosure.


Listing NGR: SU7946072976

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