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Pair of Tomb Chests Either Side of Footpath Approximately 10 Metres South of South Transept of Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Woolley, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6126 / 53°36'45"N

Longitude: -1.5187 / 1°31'7"W

OS Eastings: 431941

OS Northings: 413000

OS Grid: SE319130

Mapcode National: GBR KVVN.0Q

Mapcode Global: WHCBC.NG1C

Entry Name: Pair of Tomb Chests Either Side of Footpath Approximately 10 Metres South of South Transept of Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 27 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200739

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342419

Location: Woolley, Wakefield, WF4

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Woolley

Built-Up Area: Woolley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Woolley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(east side, off)

Pair of tomb chests
4/114 either side of footpath
approx. 10m south of
south transept of
Church of St. Peter


Pair of shrine-like tomb chests. Of uncertain date but possibly pre-Norman.
Much-weathered square-cut sandstone bases with gabled thick stone slate roofs
of 2 courses with Gothic roll-moulded coping. Pevsner, Yorkshire West Riding,
(1974), p558.

Listing NGR: SE3194113000

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