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Chest Tomb, Approximately 60 Metres South of Church of St Mary Magdalene, Near Abbey Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.498 / 51°29'52"N

Longitude: -0.0808 / 0°4'50"W

OS Eastings: 533319

OS Northings: 179414

OS Grid: TQ333794

Mapcode National: GBR VK.06

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.KM51

Entry Name: Chest Tomb, Approximately 60 Metres South of Church of St Mary Magdalene, Near Abbey Street

Listing Date: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376573

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470577

Location: Southwark, London, SE1

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Chaucer

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Bermondsey St Mary Magdalen, St Olave, St John and St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


636-1/5/48 (East side)
Chest tomb, approx 60m south of
Church of St Mary Magdalene, near
Abbey Street


Chest tomb. c1815. Rectangular in plan on a tall plinth which
has retained railings of good quality. All the shafts of the
latter have spearhead finials, with the corner and central
uprights being banded and bulbous towards the base.
The earliest interment of 1815; obit. 1839 Robert Foster, and

Listing NGR: TQ3331979414

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

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