WALFORD MEMORIAL APPROXIMATELY 18 METRES TO SOUTH OF SOUTH PORCH OF CHURCH OF ST EATA

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1055090
Date first listed:
17-Feb-1985
Statutory Address:
WALFORD MEMORIAL APPROXIMATELY 18 METRES TO SOUTH OF SOUTH PORCH OF CHURCH OF ST EATA

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Location

Statutory Address:
WALFORD MEMORIAL APPROXIMATELY 18 METRES TO SOUTH OF SOUTH PORCH OF CHURCH OF ST EATA

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Atcham
National Grid Reference:
SJ 54100 09179

Details

SJ 50 NW ATCHAM C.P. ATCHAM

5/21 Walford memorial approxi- mately 18 metres to south of south porch of Church of St Eata GV II

Pedestal tomb. Dated 1814. Sandstone ashlar. Neo-Classical style; circular plan on stepped square base. Drum has plinth, anthemion frieze and outwardly-stepped cap. Inscribed: "sacred to the Memory/ of MARY MARIA the Wife/of FRANCIS WALFORD Esq/who died March 4th 1814 aged 28 years/ Also in the memory of/FRANCIS WALFORD Esq/Many years resident at Cronkhill in this Parish/who died at Shelton/on the 27 day of August 1856 aged 77/ His end was peace". Francis Walford was the second Lord Berwick's agent at Attingham (q.v.) and was the first tenant of Cronkhill (q.v.) from 1806.



Listing NGR: SJ5410009179

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
259246
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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