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Chest Tomb to Elizabeth Norris in St Mary at Finchley Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnet, Barnet

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Latitude: 51.5996 / 51°35'58"N

Longitude: -0.198 / 0°11'52"W

OS Eastings: 524903

OS Northings: 190507

OS Grid: TQ249905

Mapcode National: GBR C2.W71

Mapcode Global: VHGQK.J253

Plus Code: 9C3XHRX2+RQ

Entry Name: Chest Tomb to Elizabeth Norris in St Mary at Finchley Churchyard

Listing Date: 29 January 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246063

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454396

Location: Finchley Church End, Barnet, London, N3

County: Barnet

Electoral Ward/Division: Finchley Church End

Built-Up Area: Barnet

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Finchley

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


31-/18/10314 Chest tomb to Elizabeth Norris in St
Mary-at-Finchley Churchyard


Chest tomb to Elizabeth Norris, with effigy c.1779. Portland stone. Semi-reclining effigy of a veiled woman contemplating an urn, placed upon a chest with fielded inscription panels, and set within original cast-iron railings with obelisk finials to the rails and flaming urn terminals to the principal posts. Also to her husband Richard Norris of Hampstead (d.1779). A rare example of
an external churchyard monument with an effigy.

Listing NGR: TQ2490390507

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