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Group of 4 Tombs Approximately 3 to 12 Metres North of North Entrance of Abbey Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Pershore, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1107 / 52°6'38"N

Longitude: -2.0778 / 2°4'40"W

OS Eastings: 394766

OS Northings: 245818

OS Grid: SO947458

Mapcode National: GBR 2JM.PHP

Mapcode Global: VH938.X6WS

Entry Name: Group of 4 Tombs Approximately 3 to 12 Metres North of North Entrance of Abbey Church

Listing Date: 30 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387030

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474446

Location: Pershore, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR10

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Pershore

Built-Up Area: Pershore

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Pershore

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text


PERSHORE

SO9445 CHURCH WALK
648-1/5/94 (West side)
Group of 4 chest tombs approx 3-12
metres N of north entrance of Abbey
Church

GV II

Group of 4 chest tombs, including Wilson tomb. Late C18 and
early C19. Of ashlar, rectangular on plan. (i) Commemorates
William, son of Francis and Eliza, d.1782, with decorative
inscription panels incorporating heads and wings of angels;
(ii) commemorates Ann Marton, d.1839, and has
plinth and heavily-moulded cornice; (iii) commemorates ?
Spencer, d.1806, and has panels decorated with drapes and
fluting and circular inscription panels at ends; (iv)
commemorates members of the Wilson family, from 1764, and has
2 inserted inscription panels, urned ends, and further
inscription slab on top.

Listing NGR: SO9476645818

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