This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
ELDERSFIELD CP - SO 73 SE 6/50 Tomb chest approximately 7 metres south of south- east buttress of tower of Church of St John GV II
Tomb chest. Early C18. Sandstone with limestone ends. Flat moulded top and scrolled ends: eastern one carved with shield of arms within cartouche. On the north side is an inscription flanked by carved foliage decoration: "In memory of Captain Richard Dyer Gun-maker Citizan and Free-man of London. He departed this life August the 20th 1722 Aged 71 Ys".
Listing NGR: SO7998631157
This is part of the Series: IOE\Sabey_Richard IOE Records for Sabey, Richard; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England
Copyright IoE Mr Richard Sabey. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Sabey, Richard
Rights Holder: Sabey, Richard
Limestone, Sandstone, Stuart Chest Tomb, Georgian Religious Ritual And Funerary, Tomb, Funerary Site