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GROUP OF 5 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES TO SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST EATA

List Entry Summary

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

Name: GROUP OF 5 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES TO SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST EATA

List entry Number: 1055091

Location

GROUP OF 5 CHEST TOMBS APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES TO SOUTH OF CHANCEL OF CHURCH OF ST EATA

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Atcham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Feb-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 259248

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Details

SJ 50 NW ATCHAM C.P. ATCHAM

5/23 Group of 5 chest tombs - approximately 20 metres to south of chancel of Church of St Eata

GV II

Group of 5 chest tombs. Late C18 or early C19. Sandstone ashlar. 2 chest tombs to north have moulded plinths, shaped corner balusters, raised and fielded panels, and moulded cornices; south-west tomb has plinth, panelled pilasters, and sides, and chamfered top; southern tomb has moulded plinth, fluted corner pilasters with paterae in capitals, slightly recessed panels (oval at ends), and moulded cornice to flat top; south- east tomb has plinth, panelled square end-pilasters flanking plain sides, and top with panelled gables inscribed: "MOMENTO MORI" to west and "RESURGEM" to east. To the Davies, Watson, Yeoman, Sayer, Price and Maddock families.



Listing NGR: SJ5410009174

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National Grid Reference: SJ 54100 09174

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