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Latitude: 53.0256 / 53°1'32"N
Longitude: -3.5624 / 3°33'44"W
OS Eastings: 295306
OS Northings: 348729
OS Grid: SH953487
Mapcode National: GBR 6F.FK4K
Mapcode Global: WH66M.76WV
Entry Name: Pair of Williams Chest Tombs in the churchyard of the Church of St Mary Magdalene
Listing Date: 17 February 1998
Last Amended: 17 February 1998
Source ID: 19345
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: The chest tombs are set side by side in the churchyard, at the SW corner of the church porch.
Built-Up Area: Cerrigydrudion
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Erected in the mid and later C19.
Constructed completely of blue slate. From the S: (a) the sides fielded and panelled with inward radiused corners, set between twisted corner columns. The edge-moulded ledger is inscribed to Jane, wife of Robert Williams, Cummein, who died 1872 aged 38; other members of the family added later. (b) a similar and slightly taller chest tomb, but with plain corner columns, and inscribed at length to Hugh, son of William Jones, Bant-y-Griafolen a Gladdwyd, d.1823, his wife Jane, d.1832 and other family members added.
Included for group value with the Church of St Mary Magdalene, near the south door of which these monuments are conspicuously placed.
Other nearby listed buildings