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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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Coordinates

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

CHESWARDINE C.P. CHESWARDINE
SJ 7029-7129
12/5 Chest tomb approx. 13
- metres to north-west of
tower of Church of Saint
Swithun
GV
II

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

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

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