History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Chest Tomb of Admiral Russell Approximately 18 Metres East of Parish Church of Canford Magna

A Grade II Listed Building in Merley,

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7888 / 50°47'19"N

Longitude: -1.9556 / 1°57'20"W

OS Eastings: 403224

OS Northings: 98809

OS Grid: SZ032988

Mapcode National: GBR 435.JDG

Mapcode Global: FRA 67S0.9XZ

Plus Code: 9C2WQ2QV+GQ

Entry Name: Chest Tomb of Admiral Russell Approximately 18 Metres East of Parish Church of Canford Magna

Listing Date: 13 September 1995

Last Amended: 29 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1275405

English Heritage Legacy ID: 412438

Location: Bearwood and Merley, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH21

Built-Up Area: Merley

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Canford Magna

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Tagged with: Chest tomb

Find accommodation in
Wimborne Minster

Listing Text


POOLE

SZ0398 CANFORD MAGNA, Canford Magna
958-1/9/227 (East side)
Chest tomb of Admiral Russell
approximately 18 metres east of
Parish Church of Canford Magna

GV II

Chest tomb. Dated 1821. Commemorates Admiral Russell, former
Commander of the North Sea Fleet. Limestone ashlar with iron
railings. A wide base with moulded plinth and top, and
railings all round with corner finials; inside, a rectangular
plinth with panelled sides and sunken ovals to the ends,
inscription, and an urn with swag on top.

Listing NGR: SZ0322498809

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

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.