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Chest Tomb Approximately Thirteen Metres to North West of Tower of Church of Saint Swithun

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheswardine, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.866 / 52°51'57"N

Longitude: -2.4189 / 2°25'7"W

OS Eastings: 371899

OS Northings: 329921

OS Grid: SJ718299

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y.RDZ6

Mapcode Global: WH9CB.T7B5

Entry Name: Chest Tomb Approximately Thirteen Metres to North West of Tower of Church of Saint Swithun

Listing Date: 25 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366820

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260154

Location: Cheswardine, Shropshire, TF9

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Cheswardine

Built-Up Area: Cheswardine

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Cheswardine St Swithun

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 7029-7129
12/5 Chest tomb approx. 13
- metres to north-west of
tower of Church of Saint

Chest tomb. Circa 1800. Red sandstone ashlar. Oval plan. Reeded
pilaster strips, incised panels, and moulded cornice to octagonal top.
Oval-shaped flaming urn finial with moulded base, and reeded bowl with
swags over paterae and winged angels. Inscription illegible at time of
survey (March 1986).

Listing NGR: SJ7189929921

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