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Forster Chest Tomb Approximately 2 Metres South of East End of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Hornby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.3389 / 54°20'19"N

Longitude: -1.6592 / 1°39'32"W

OS Eastings: 422258

OS Northings: 493753

OS Grid: SE222937

Mapcode National: GBR JLV8.LD

Mapcode Global: WHC6T.H64L

Entry Name: Forster Chest Tomb Approximately 2 Metres South of East End of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 20 January 1967

Last Amended: 20 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131441

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322429

Location: Hornby, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Hornby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text


9/36 Forster chest tomb
approximately 2 metres
south of east end of
Church of St Mary


Chest tomb. c1798. Commemorating Margaret Forster of Hunton, d1798.
Sandstone ashlar. The longer sides have a central sunflower in a circle,
flanked by fluted panels, with end pilasters of console section. The
shorter ends have a fluted panel flanked by end pilasters of console
section. Well-cut inscription on moulded lid.

Listing NGR: SE2225993751

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

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