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Tombchest of John Minshull and Daughter, South West Corner of Churchyard of St Andrew

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

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Latitude: 53.1972 / 53°11'49"N

Longitude: -2.7628 / 2°45'46"W

OS Eastings: 349134

OS Northings: 366947

OS Grid: SJ491669

Mapcode National: GBR 7H.2MD2

Mapcode Global: WH889.JWLV

Entry Name: Tombchest of John Minshull and Daughter, South West Corner of Churchyard of St Andrew

Listing Date: 8 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136931

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55761

Location: Tarvin, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Tarvin

Built-Up Area: Tarvin

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Tarvin St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 46 NE

(East Side)

Tombchest of John Minshull and daughter, south-west corner of churchyard of St. Andrew.



Tombchest: earliest date 1762. Ashlar buff sandstone. Long sides
have raised rectangular panels that are badly exfoliated, flanked by
medallions and lines of husks. Similar short sides. Finely carved
top slab with moulded cornice in good condition. The field is divided
into 2 columns with semi-circular heads and carved fronds in the
spandrels. Long well-cut serifed inscriptions fill the remainder.

Listing NGR: SJ 49134 66947

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

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