Two Chest Tombs Approximately 15 Metres South Of East End Of Church Of St John / Two Chest Tombs Approximately 15 Metres South Of East End Of Parish Church Of Canfrod Magna

Date:
3 Sep 1999
Location:
Two Chest Tombs Approximately 15 Metres South Of East End Of Church Of St John, Canford Magna, Poole, Dorset, BH21 3AD
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Two Chest Tombs Approximately 15 Metres South Of East End Of Parish Church Of Canfrod Magna, Canford Magna, Poole, Dorset, BH21 3AD
Reference:
IOE01/02211/13
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

POOLE

SZ0398 CANFORD MAGNA, Canford Magna 958-1/9/226 (East side) Two chest tombs approx 15m south of east end of Parish Church of Canford Magna

GV II

Group of 2 chest tombs. Mid-late C18. Limestone ashlar with marble panels. Sides have incised oval and rectangular panels, and moulded tops. The S tomb has sides with end sections with oval panels containing acanthus leaf pattern, and a rectangular sunken panel. The N tomb is much plainer and is included for group value. Faded inscriptions commemorate members of the Hart family.



Listing NGR: SZ0321498797

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1537 IOE Records taken by Jo Parsons; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mrs Jo Parsons. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Parsons, Jo

Rights Holder: Parsons, Jo

Keywords

Ashlar, Limestone, Marble, Georgian Chest Tomb, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Tomb, Funerary Site

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