This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
BARTON ON THE HEATH SP2532 10/12 Chest tomb approx. 0.5m S of chancel of Church of St.
Chest tomb. Dated 1706 and 1728. Limestone with moulded plinth and ledger, the sides and ends carved with Ionic-style pilasters and stylised foliage. An inscription to south reads: 'Here lyeth Interred/The Body of M Edward/Lambert he Departed/This Life July ye ? 1706'. A further inscription to west reads: 'Also Here Lyeth/The Body of Elizabeth/The Wife of M. Edward/Lambert She Departed/This Life October ye 14/1728 aged 77'.
Listing NGR: SP2561732518
Copyright IoE Mr Bob Manekshaw. Source Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Manekshaw, Bob
Rights Holder: Manekshaw, Bob
Limestone, Stuart Chest Tomb, Georgian Religious Ritual And Funerary, Tomb, Funerary Site