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Latitude: 51.7122 / 51°42'44"N
Longitude: -3.0375 / 3°2'14"W
OS Eastings: 328415
OS Northings: 202008
OS Grid: SO284020
Mapcode National: GBR J4.36NJ
Mapcode Global: VH79S.97K7
Entry Name: Tomb of Margaret Davies in St. Cadoc's Churchyard.
Listing Date: 29 May 1997
Last Amended: 29 May 1997
Source ID: 18463
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: In St Cadoc's Churchyard about 20m east of the chancel.
Community: Trevethin (Trefddyn)
Built-Up Area: Pontypool
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
The style of the tomb suggests that the earliest death date of 1814 is likely to be when it was manufactured.
Chest tomb in limestone of Margaret, wife of William Davies, died 1814 and other members of the Davies family. A chest on a low moulded base which tapers up to an overhanging capstone. The inscriptions, which are well lettered, are on panels which project at a different plane from the main taper of the chest sides.
Included for group value with Church of St. Cadoc as a well preserved example of an early C19 chest tomb.
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