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Group of 4 Tombs Approximately 14 Metres to South of St Mary's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Broughton in Furness, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2757 / 54°16'32"N

Longitude: -3.2155 / 3°12'55"W

OS Eastings: 320947

OS Northings: 487359

OS Grid: SD209873

Mapcode National: GBR 5MZ0.N0

Mapcode Global: WH71Q.LS0H

Entry Name: Group of 4 Tombs Approximately 14 Metres to South of St Mary's Church

Listing Date: 5 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311974

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75824

Location: Broughton West, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA20

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Broughton West

Built-Up Area: Broughton in Furness

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Broughton-in-Furness St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


23/53 Group of 4 tombs approx 14m to
South of St Mary's Church (q.v.)


4 tombs immediately to south of sundial (q.v.). Late C18 and early C19.
Ashlar. Chest tomb to Elizabeth Pritt (died 1765) and her husband Nicholas
(died 1779) and their son Sawrey (died 1782) and his wife Mary (died l789).
Chest tomb to east has rusticated pilaster strips and fielded panels.
Records James, son of Sawrey and Mary Pritt, and his wife and children in
tabular form, dates of death 1795 to 1844 (with later additions to 1891).
2 table tombs to south, each with 6 balusters and moulded edges, inscriptions
illegible; that to south has relief cherub and crossed bones.

Listing NGR: SD2094787359

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

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