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Embrey Memorial Approximately 7 Metres to South of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Grinshill, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8067 / 52°48'24"N

Longitude: -2.7127 / 2°42'45"W

OS Eastings: 352052

OS Northings: 323480

OS Grid: SJ520234

Mapcode National: GBR 7K.W7KS

Mapcode Global: WH8B8.9QH5

Entry Name: Embrey Memorial Approximately 7 Metres to South of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 29 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177326

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260022

Location: Grinshill, Shropshire, SY4

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Grinshill

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Grinshill All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 5223-5323
17/28

GRINSHILL C.P.
GRINSHILL

Embrey Memorial approx. 7 metres to south of
Church of All Saints

GV
II

Chest tomb dated 1786. Yellow/grey Grinshill sandstone ashlar.
Recessed panels, corner piers, moulded coved cornice, concave top and
large central urn with stepped base, fluted lower part, rope-moulded
band and fluted finial. To Robert Embrey, died 8 July 1786 and other members
of the Embrey family. Roger and Veronica Jones, Monumental Inscriptions
of Grinshill Church and Churchyard, Shropshire Family History Society,
February 1981.

Listing NGR: SJ5205223480

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Description

SJ 5223-5323
17/28

GRINSHILL C.P.
GRINSHILL

Embrey Memorial approx. 7 metres to south of
Church of All Saints

GV
II

Chest tomb dated 1786. Yellow/grey Grinshill sandstone ashlar.
Recessed panels, corner piers, moulded coved cornice, concave top and
large central urn with stepped base, fluted lower part, rope-moulded
band and fluted finial. To Robert Embrey, died 8 July 1786 and other members
of the Embrey family. Roger and Veronica Jones, Monumental Inscriptions
of Grinshill Church and Churchyard, Shropshire Family History Society,
February 1981.

Listing NGR: SJ5205223480

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