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Latitude: 50.9834 / 50°59'0"N
Longitude: 0.6241 / 0°37'26"E
OS Eastings: 584285
OS Northings: 123722
OS Grid: TQ842237
Mapcode National: GBR QX5.8M2
Mapcode Global: FRA D66J.0YP
Entry Name: 4 Chest Tombs Approximately 2 Metres South of Chancel, All Saints Church
Listing Date: 16 September 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1385411
English Heritage Legacy ID: 470806
Location: Beckley, Rother, East Sussex, TN31
County: East Sussex
Civil Parish: Beckley
Built-Up Area: Beckley
Traditional County: Sussex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex
Church of England Parish: Beckley and Peasmarsh
Church of England Diocese: Chichester
TQ 8423 BECKLEY CHURCH LANE
1917/49/10032 4 Chest tombs approximately
2m south of chancel,
All Saints Church
Chest tombs. Four, ranging in date from late C17 to early C18:
1) Chest tomb. Late C17 to early C18. Stone with moulded cornice and base with moulded end panels and pilasters on two stone steps. No inscription survives.
2) Chest tomb. Late C17 type. Stone with moulded top and base on stone step. Inscription on east side which is mainly illegible apart from a quaotation from proverbs Chapter 10.
3) Chest tomb. Early C18 type with flat slab to top and moulded base. There is no inscription and two of the side panels were not in situ at the time of inspection.
4) Chest tomb. Early C18. Stone with moulded top slab with crest and inscription which is now illegible. Moulded plinth on stone step. Fielded panels and corner balusters. The east panel was not attached to the structure at time of inspection.
Listing NGR: TQ8428923730
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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