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Latitude: 53.1102 / 53°6'36"N
Longitude: -3.3258 / 3°19'33"W
OS Eastings: 311345
OS Northings: 357825
OS Grid: SJ113578
Mapcode National: GBR 6R.82M1
Mapcode Global: WH77G.W2FZ
Entry Name: Monument in St Mwrog's Churchyard
Listing Date: 16 May 1978
Last Amended: 12 July 2006
Source ID: 891
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: Located to the N of the chancel.
Communities: Ruthin (Rhuthun)
Built-Up Area: Ruthin
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Dated 1628, and the earliest surviving monument in St Mwrog's Churchyard. There are some C18 monuments, including 2 engraved slabs to the S of the tower, the rest are C19.
Stone grave slab at ground level, with decoration in relief. Towards the centre is a date of 162/ within an incised rectangular border. At the top is an emblem in relief with fleur-de-lis type detail. Around the slab, a border in relief containing letters which are no longer legible. In fairly poor condition.
Listed as a rare survival of an early C17 churchyard monument. Group value with the Church of St Mwrog and surrounding churchyard structures.
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