Chest tomb, St Mary Magdalene Churchyard, Bermondsey Street SE1 - Southwark

Chest tomb from 1815 with original railings. Overgrowth has caused damage to the stone and ironwork. Historic England has funded a condition survey and specification for works to the tomb but identified works have not yet been carried out.

Chest tomb, St Mary Magdalene Churchyard, Bermondsey Street SE1 - Southwark
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHEST TOMB, APPROXIMATELY 60 METRES SOUTH OF CHURCH OF ST MARY MAGDALENE, NEAR ABBEY STREET
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II
    List Entry Number:
    1376573
    Local Planning Authority:
    Southwark
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Commemorative monument

Location

    Building Name:
    Chest tomb
    Street Name:
    Bermondsey Street
    Locality:
    St Mary Magdalene Churchyard
    County:
    Greater London
    District / Borough:
    Southwark
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Bermondsey and Old Southwark
    Region:
    London and South East

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Local authority
    Designation:
    Listed Building grade II, SM, CA