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Cartwright Tomb Approximately 39 Metres South West of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Stone, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9016 / 52°54'5"N

Longitude: -2.144 / 2°8'38"W

OS Eastings: 390410

OS Northings: 333802

OS Grid: SJ904338

Mapcode National: GBR 15Q.4RH

Mapcode Global: WHBDF.1BBF

Entry Name: Cartwright Tomb Approximately 39 Metres South West of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 24 January 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297473

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385978

Location: Stone, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST15

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford

Civil Parish: Stone

Built-Up Area: Stone

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Stone St Michael and St Wulfad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


STONE

SJ9033 CHURCH STREET, Stone
651-1/7/9 (South side)
Cartwright Tomb approx. 39m SW of
Church of St Michael

GV II

Tomb to members of the Cartwright family, dates of death,
1805-1866. c1805. Ashlar on brick base. Plain stone slabs cap
rectangular brick base, with remains of cast-iron railings.
Chest tomb has stop-chamfered balusters with hollow mouldings,
octagonal panels to sides and ends, one to south side with
slate plaque; reeded frieze has paterae to ends; catafalque
capping has fluted frieze with paterae, and entwined laurel to
ends, slate plaque to south, one missing to north. Worn
inscriptions to 2 panels and inscriptions to slate plaques. An
interesting example of early C19 tomb design.


Listing NGR: SJ9041033802

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