Group Of 3 Chest Tombs Approximately 3 Metres To East Of Apse Of Church Of St John The Baptist

Date:
24 Jul 2002
Location:
Group Of 3 Chest Tombs Approximately 3 Metres To East Of Apse Of Church Of St John The Baptist, Brampton Road, Bishops Castle, South Shropshire, Shropshire
Reference:
IOE01/07585/19
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

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

SO 3288 BISHOP'S CASTLE C.P. BRAMPTON ROAD (south side)

12/15 Group of 3 chest tombs approximately 3 metres to east of apse of Church of St. John the Baptist

GV II

Three chest tombs. Early- to mid-C19. Sandstone ashlar. Larger one to south: rounded corners, panelled pilasters and inscription panels, moulded plinth and hipped capping with rounded corners. To Anne Griffiths, died 1825. Also to Richard Griffiths, died 1837. Coffin slab to south, shaped as coffin with 'R G' in raised lettering. Tomb to north- west: circa 1800; quarter columns to corners and hipped capping. To Powell family. Tomb to north-east: circa 1800. Gothic quatrefoil- panelled sides, trefoil-headed panels to corner pilasters, and hipped capping. To Phillips family.

Listing NGR: SO3234188410

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Annetts_John IOE Records for Annetts, John; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr John Annetts. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Annetts, John

Rights Holder: Annetts, John

Keywords

Ashlar, Sandstone, Georgian Chest Tomb, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Tomb, Funerary Site