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Latitude: 52.8573 / 52°51'26"N
Longitude: -3.0583 / 3°3'29"W
OS Eastings: 328837
OS Northings: 329390
OS Grid: SJ288293
Mapcode National: GBR 73.S1LW
Mapcode Global: WH78R.ZFTW
Entry Name: Group of 7 Chest Tombs Approximately 15 Metres West of Church of St Oswald
Listing Date: 15 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1307980
English Heritage Legacy ID: 255523
Location: Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11
Civil Parish: Oswestry
Built-Up Area: Croesowallt
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Oswestry St Oswald King and Martyr
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ 2829 SE OSWESTRY C.P. CHURCH STREET (west side)
15/53 Group of 7 chest
- tombs approx. 15m
west of Church of
Group of 7 chest tombs. circa 1748 to c.1827. Sandstone. Rectangular.
All with moulded plinths and capping, earliest [nearest Church of
St. Oswald (q.v.)] open-sided with turned corner balusters and inscription
to Hannah Evanes (died 1748) and that immediately to south with square
corner balusters; remainder are plainer, the latest (dated 1803 and
1827 respectively) with recessed semi-circular inscription panels.
Listing NGR: SJ2883729390
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