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Latitude: 51.8824 / 51°52'56"N
Longitude: -2.0528 / 2°3'10"W
OS Eastings: 396463
OS Northings: 220432
OS Grid: SO964204
Mapcode National: GBR 2MC.XH3
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.CYM9
Plus Code: 9C3VVWJW+XV
Entry Name: Walter Higgs Tomb Chest 1 Metre East of South Transept of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 14 December 1983
Last Amended: 26 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386578
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473970
Location: Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53
Civil Parish: Charlton Kings
Built-Up Area: Cheltenham
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Charlton Kings St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO9620SW CHURCH STREET
630-1/36/41 (South West side)
14/12/83 Walter Higgs tomb chest 1 metre east
of south transept of Church of St
(Formerly Listed as:
Walter Higgs Tomb)
Tomb chest. c1700. Commemorates Walter Higgs (d.1698) and his
daughter Anne (d.1684). Ashlar with slate inscription panel to
south and iron cresting. Scrolled acanthus consoles to ends
form lyre shape, with scallop shell motif between; carved
swags flanking panel with foliage and fielded oval to north.
Cast-iron cresting on capping.
Higgs had been a commissioned officer in the service of King
(Charlton Kings Local History Society Bulletin: 1986-: 7).
Listing NGR: SO9646320432
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