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Latitude: 51.7079 / 51°42'28"N
Longitude: -3.0358 / 3°2'9"W
OS Eastings: 328522
OS Northings: 201531
OS Grid: SO285015
Mapcode National: GBR J4.3M29
Mapcode Global: VH79S.BBFJ
Entry Name: Tomb of John Phillips at Tabernacle Baptist Church
Listing Date: 29 May 1997
Last Amended: 29 May 1997
Source ID: 18452
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: In the small paved area in front of Tabernacle Baptist Church
Community: Trevethin (Trefddyn)
Locality: Old Penygarn
Built-Up Area: Pontypool
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
Tomb of John Phillips, died 1852, erected then or soon after.
Chest tomb of John Phillips died 1852. Pinkish sandstone panels with limestone base and cap. In the eighteenth century style. Base of two steps, corner balusters (one damaged) of Jacobean type. Inscriptions to various members of the Phillips family. Top with central ridge and roll moulded edge.
Included for group value with the Tabernacle Baptist Church, and as a good example of a mid C19 century chest tomb of unusual quality for a Baptist cemetery.
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