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Group of 10 Chest Tombs 2 Yards from North East Corner of the Nave of the Church of St Mary the Virgin

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkesbury, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.5808 / 51°34'50"N

Longitude: -2.3358 / 2°20'8"W

OS Eastings: 376828

OS Northings: 186937

OS Grid: ST768869

Mapcode National: GBR 0N0.XZ1

Mapcode Global: VH95N.GJJH

Entry Name: Group of 10 Chest Tombs 2 Yards from North East Corner of the Nave of the Church of St Mary the Virgin

Listing Date: 10 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155667

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34319

Location: Hawkesbury, South Gloucestershire, GL9

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Hawkesbury

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Hawkesbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 78 NE
4/106 Group of 10 Chest Tombs
2 yards from north-east
corner of the nave of the
Church of St Mary the


10 chest tombs. Early C18th - early C19th. Ashlar with cornices; 5 are plain
with pan elled sides and corner pilaster strips; the other 5 have carved
lyre ends and square central panels with decorative carving. The chest tombs
form a good collection of classical and local tomb types and contribute
greatly to the setting of the church.

Listing NGR: ST7682686940

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

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