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Chest Tomb and Railed Enclosure Approximately 9 Metres to North of the Remains of the Church of the Holy Trinity

A Grade II Listed Building in Bicton, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7311 / 52°43'51"N

Longitude: -2.8225 / 2°49'21"W

OS Eastings: 344553

OS Northings: 315145

OS Grid: SJ445151

Mapcode National: GBR BF.13S5

Mapcode Global: WH8BL.MM44

Entry Name: Chest Tomb and Railed Enclosure Approximately 9 Metres to North of the Remains of the Church of the Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 27 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259082

Location: Bicton, Shropshire, SY3

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Bicton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Bicton Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

BICTON C.P. BICTON
SJ 41 NW
5/22 Chest tomb and railed enclosure
- approx. 9 metres to north of
the remains of the Church of
the Holy Trinity

GV II

Chest tomb and railed enclosure. Early C19. Grey sandstone ashlar tomb.
Moulded plinth, flanking fluted pilaster strips, raised and fielded side
and end panels, and moulded cornice to chamfered top. Inscription
illegible at time of survey (January 1987). Large wrought-iron railed
enclosure with spearhead railings and square-section standards with
urn finials. The former Church of the Holy Trinity (q.v.), now ruined,
was replaced by a new building in the village in 1887.


Listing NGR: SJ4455315145

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

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