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Group of 3 table tombs in Coychurch churchyard adjoining S porch

A Grade II Listed Building in Coychurch Lower (Llangrallo Isaf), Bridgend

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5061 / 51°30'21"N

Longitude: -3.5294 / 3°31'45"W

OS Eastings: 293951

OS Northings: 179682

OS Grid: SS939796

Mapcode National: GBR HG.J8YC

Mapcode Global: VH5HK.SD0S

Entry Name: Group of 3 table tombs in Coychurch churchyard adjoining S porch

Listing Date: 15 October 1997

Last Amended: 15 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18966

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Situated close to the S porch of church of St Crallo and the churchyard cross, close together and just N of the path.

County: Bridgend

Community: Coychurch Lower (Llangrallo Isaf)

Community: Coychurch Lower

Locality: Coychurch

Built-Up Area: Bridgend

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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Exterior

Group of 3 table tombs of stone. Tomb nearest S door has an engraved stone slab commemorating Jenkin David of St Bride's Minor died 1812 and Margaret died 1830, with a later added inscription panel on W side, on an ashlar tomb chest. Pair of similar tombs just E of cross comprise a moulded slab, inscription panels on sides and decorative corners with fluting and roundels: that nearest S churchyard wall is to the Revd John Llewellyn of Marcross and curate of Coychurch parish died 1832; that between the other two has a long and mostly illegible inscription the initial part of which commemorates David Rhys of Tancoed died 1824.

Reasons for Listing

Listed especially for group value with the church of St Crallo and the churchyard cross, also the tombstone of Thomas Richards.

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