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Latitude: 51.5434 / 51°32'36"N
Longitude: -2.414 / 2°24'50"W
OS Eastings: 371383
OS Northings: 182802
OS Grid: ST713828
Mapcode National: GBR JZ.FTR5
Mapcode Global: VH95T.3GNP
Entry Name: Watkins Chest Tomb, 3.5 Metres South-East of South-East Corner of South Transept of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 5 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1137403
English Heritage Legacy ID: 34853
Location: Yate, South Gloucestershire, BS37
County: South Gloucestershire
Civil Parish: Yate
Built-Up Area: Yate
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Yate
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
ST 78 SW YATE CHURCH ROAD (west side)
7/271 Watkins Chest Tomb, 3 yards
south east of south transept of
G.V. St. Mary's Church
Chest tomb. Possibly James Watkins, died 1785, although perhaps an earlier
tomb. Limestone ashlar. Square panels with enriched sides; 'lyre shaped'
ends. The chest tombs represent a good collection of local and classical tomb
forms and contribute greatly to the setting of the church.
Listing NGR: ST7138382802
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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