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Tombchest of William Briscoe (Died 1723) and Others, 4 Metres West of Priest's Door to St Michael's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Shotwick, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2388 / 53°14'19"N

Longitude: -2.9951 / 2°59'42"W

OS Eastings: 333681

OS Northings: 371765

OS Grid: SJ336717

Mapcode National: GBR 7ZJZ.CQ

Mapcode Global: WH87Z.YVXG

Entry Name: Tombchest of William Briscoe (Died 1723) and Others, 4 Metres West of Priest's Door to St Michael's Church

Listing Date: 10 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130547

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55689

Location: Shotwick, Cheshire West and Chester, CH1

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Puddington

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Shotwick St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 37 SW SHOTWICK C.P. THE VILLAGE
(North Side)

3/43 Tombchest of William
Briscoe (died 1723) and
others, 4m west of
priest's door to
St Michael's Church.

GV II

Tombchest: dated 1723. Ashlar buff sandstone. Rectangular tombchest
on chamfered plinth with 2 fielded panels on the long sides, one on
the short sides. Cyma-moulded cornice to top slab, the upper surface
of which has a long inscription, in a semi-circular headed border, to
William Briscoe, his wife, brother and sister-in-law, in good serifed
script.
Given the similarity to the item 3/44 the chest, apart from the top
slab, the remainder may date to c1764.


Listing NGR: SJ3369071762

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