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Two Chest Tombs to the South of the Nave of the Church of the Holy Trinity

A Grade II Listed Building in Wolverton and Greenleys, Milton Keynes

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Latitude: 52.0642 / 52°3'51"N

Longitude: -0.8297 / 0°49'47"W

OS Eastings: 480320

OS Northings: 241291

OS Grid: SP803412

Mapcode National: GBR CZT.F21

Mapcode Global: VHDSZ.KCPY

Plus Code: 9C4X357C+M4

Entry Name: Two Chest Tombs to the South of the Nave of the Church of the Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 18 July 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1389361

English Heritage Legacy ID: 488003

Location: Wolverton and Greenleys, Milton Keynes, MK12

County: Milton Keynes

Civil Parish: Wolverton and Greenleys

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Wolverton Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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18-JUL-01 Old Wolverton
Two chest tombs to the south of the na
ve of the Church of Holy trinity


Two Chest tombs, Late C18. Ironstone. Quarter baluster corners.
Tomb to east has inscription in the two panels to each long side. Inscriptions read: 'Thomas Ratliffe died Jan 17 1775 Aged 70 years,' 'Elizabeth Ratliffe died Jan 11 1746 Aged 42 years,' 'Edward Cooke died 24 July 1794 Aged 60 years," "Mary Cooke died 27 Jan 1809 Aged 75 years.' Tomb to west is raised on plinth and enclosed by early C19 cast iron railings with spear finials and standards to corner with urn finials. The inscription to one face is covered with ivy, but the other face is inscribed: "Beneath...Jane Ratliffe Daughter of Tho & Emma Ratliffe departed this life June 16 1790 in the 23rd year of her age.'
Adjacent to Holy Trinity Church with which they have group value.

Listing NGR: SP8030941274

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