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Dent Tombs and Railed Enclosures in St Lawrence's Churchyard to South West of Chancel

A Grade II Listed Building in Crosby Ravensworth, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5273 / 54°31'38"N

Longitude: -2.586 / 2°35'9"W

OS Eastings: 362168

OS Northings: 514831

OS Grid: NY621148

Mapcode National: GBR BJC2.XV

Mapcode Global: WH934.7GSM

Plus Code: 9C6VGCG7+WH

Entry Name: Dent Tombs and Railed Enclosures in St Lawrence's Churchyard to South West of Chancel

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1146354

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74041

Location: Crosby Ravensworth, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Crosby Ravensworth

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Crosby Ravensworth St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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NY 6214 (West side)

24/25 Dent tombs & railed
enclosures in
St Lawrence's
churchyard to south-
west of chancel


2 tombs for members of Dent family c.8.yards to south-west of chancel; for
Elizabeth Dent (died 1847) and Lancelot Dent (died 1853). Stone with cast-iron
railings. Each consists of a low stone plinth surmounted by a ridged slab with
segment-headed footstone and taller, segment-headed marble headstone with
inscription and carved coat-of-arms. Railings stand c.2 ft high and the sides
have central cast coats-of-arms flanked by ornate foliate panels; the ball
finials to the octagonal corner posts, and the top rails, are spiked.

Listing NGR: NY6216814831

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