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Latitude: 53.2616 / 53°15'41"N
Longitude: -3.0247 / 3°1'29"W
OS Eastings: 331742
OS Northings: 374334
OS Grid: SJ317743
Mapcode National: GBR 7Z9Q.YJ
Mapcode Global: WH87Z.H8WX
Entry Name: Group of 18 Chest Tombs Approximately 2 Metres from South East Corner of Church of St Nicholas
Listing Date: 29 April 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387812
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475804
Location: Cheshire West and Chester, CH64
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Electoral Ward/Division: Little Neston and Burton
Built-Up Area: Burton
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Burton St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ3174 VILLAGE STREET, Burton Village
794-1/11/17 (North side)
Group of 18 Chest tombs, approx. 2m
from SE corner of Church of St
Group of 18 chest tombs. 1740-1783. Red Bunter sandstone. The
tombs mainly have centre and end fluted muntins framing raised
and fielded panels, 2 to each side. End panels are carved with
skull and cross bones, hour glass or angle motifs. Inscribed
top slabs with moulded overhanging edges have largely
indecipherable dates and names.
The tombs form a significant group within the churchyard.
Listing NGR: SJ3174274334
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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