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Latitude: 51.3727 / 51°22'21"N
Longitude: -2.1411 / 2°8'27"W
OS Eastings: 390277
OS Northings: 163744
OS Grid: ST902637
Mapcode National: GBR 1S3.ZFH
Mapcode Global: VH96Q.TRZL
Entry Name: Beaven Chest Tomb in Railed Enclosure About 9 Metres North of Tower of Church of St Michael
Listing Date: 13 February 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1364134
English Heritage Legacy ID: 314300
Location: Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12
Civil Parish: Melksham
Built-Up Area: Melksham
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Melksham
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 9063 MELKSHAM CHURCH WALK
(south east side)
7/83 Beaven Chest tomb in railed
enclosure about 9 metres north of
tower of Church of St. Michael
Chest tomb in railed enclosure. Early C19. Limestone tomb and
cast iron spear head railings on tall feet. C18 style. Plinth,
oval fielded panel to main sides with cherubs and naturalistic
carved floral panels to either side of main panel, quarter
balusters to corners, grooved frieze and cornice to hipped top.
Mary Beaven died 1811.
Listing NGR: ST9027763744
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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