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Group of 8 Raised Grave Slabs Approximately 2 Metres from East Gable of Church of St Nicholas

A Grade II Listed Building in Burton, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.2616 / 53°15'41"N

Longitude: -3.0248 / 3°1'29"W

OS Eastings: 331739

OS Northings: 374339

OS Grid: SJ317743

Mapcode National: GBR 7Z9Q.YH

Mapcode Global: WH87Z.H8VW

Plus Code: 9C5R7X6G+M3

Entry Name: Group of 8 Raised Grave Slabs Approximately 2 Metres from East Gable of Church of St Nicholas

Listing Date: 29 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387814

English Heritage Legacy ID: 475806

Location: Willaston and Thornton, Cheshire West and Chester, CH64

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Little Neston and Burton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Burton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Burton St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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SJ3174 VILLAGE STREET, Burton Village
794-1/11/16 (North side)
Group of 8 raised grave slabs
approx. 2m from E gable of Church of
St Nicholas


Group of 8 grave slabs. 1783-1879. Red Bunter sandstone.
Inscribed top slabs with moulded or bevelled overhanging edges
with dates and names generally indecipherable. The slabs are
raised from approximately 0.5m to 0.66m above ground level on
the following supports; 1 slab on six baluster pillars with
square caps and bases; 1 slab on six square section legs; 2
slabs on six cylindrical legs; 4 slabs on three horizontal
These monuments form a significant group within the

Listing NGR: SJ3173974339

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