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Latitude: 51.7931 / 51°47'35"N
Longitude: -2.6943 / 2°41'39"W
OS Eastings: 352211
OS Northings: 210725
OS Grid: SO522107
Mapcode National: GBR FM.Y68Y
Mapcode Global: VH871.76Z7
Entry Name: Tomb of Thomas Prichard in Churchyard of Penallt Old Church (St Mary's)
Listing Date: 28 February 2001
Last Amended: 28 February 2001
Source ID: 24946
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: In the churchyard on the south side of Penallt Old Church to the east of the cross.
Community: Trellech United (Tryleg Unedig)
Community: Trellech United
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
A chest tomb which was probably constructed very soon after the earliest recorded date which is 1834.
Large chest tomb constructed of Forest of Dean sandstone ashlar surrounded by wrought iron railings on a dwarf stone wall. The railings have spear heads with taller spikes on the main stanchions. Chest tomb with corner balusters and with a raised panel on each face. Main inscription to Thomas Prichard, died 1834. The capstone is hipped with a central ridge.
Included a a fine early/mid C19 chest tomb with its railings all in very good condition and having group value with the other historic buildings at the Old Church.
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