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Group of 3 Chest Tombs One Metre South of Church of St Margaret

A Grade II Listed Building in Abdon, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.4757 / 52°28'32"N

Longitude: -2.6266 / 2°37'35"W

OS Eastings: 357534

OS Northings: 286599

OS Grid: SO575865

Mapcode National: GBR BP.K41V

Mapcode Global: VH83S.F18H

Entry Name: Group of 3 Chest Tombs One Metre South of Church of St Margaret

Listing Date: 29 February 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484027

Location: Abdon and Heath, Shropshire, SY7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Abdon

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Abdon

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


SO58NE Group of 3 Chest Tombs one metre
482-1/1/6 south of Church of St Margaret


Group of 3 chest tombs. Early to mid C19. Sandstone ashlar.
Chest tomb to north: plain lid with fillet and beaded edge.
Plain corner piers and end panels. Side panels with
semicircular scribed fielded inscription panel. Plain
chamfered plinth inset below panels. Commemorates Robert
Bright, d.1819 and Mary his wife, d.1797.
Chest tomb to centre: plain lid with beaded edge. Corner piers
with vertical bands of horizontal fluting. Plain end and side
panels. Plain chamfered plinth. Commemorates J... wife of
Thomas Bradley, d.1814.
Chest tomb to south: cambered lid. Plain corner piers. Plain
end and side panels. Plain chamfered plinth inset below
panels. Commemorates Thomas Bradley, d.1841 and Robert
Bradley, d.1869.

Listing NGR: SO5753486599

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

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