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Crawshay Tomb and Railed Enclosure in the Churchyard About 28 Metres North of West End of Church of St John the Evangelist

A Grade II Listed Building in Cinderford, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.813 / 51°48'46"N

Longitude: -2.5052 / 2°30'18"W

OS Eastings: 365270

OS Northings: 212827

OS Grid: SO652128

Mapcode National: GBR FV.WZ2D

Mapcode Global: VH86Y.JPGJ

Plus Code: 9C3VRF7V+5W

Entry Name: Crawshay Tomb and Railed Enclosure in the Churchyard About 28 Metres North of West End of Church of St John the Evangelist

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123732

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354100

Location: Cinderford, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Cinderford

Built-Up Area: Cinderford

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cinderford St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

Tagged with: Tomb

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(north side)

10/30 Crawshay Tomb and railed enclosure,
in the churchyard , about 28m north
of west end of Church of St. John
the Evangelist


Chest Tomb, mid C19. Marble tomb with cast iron railings on stone
plinth. Chest has weathered top, projecting over sides. Clasping
pilasters at corners with trefoil head lancets on each face.
Between panels with arched tops, foliage in spandrels. Moulded
plinth on plain base. Railings have bars, alternate pairs linked
lancets below top rail, with octagonal finials above. Open, square
corner piers with central finials. To five of Henry Crawshay's
children, earliest died 1842, latest recorded 1863.

Listing NGR: SO6527012827

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