YORK TOMB, APPROXIMATELY 1 METRE TO NORTH WEST OF TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST MARY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1308099
Date first listed:
29-Aug-1984
Statutory Address:
YORK TOMB, APPROXIMATELY 1 METRE TO NORTH WEST OF TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
YORK TOMB, APPROXIMATELY 1 METRE TO NORTH WEST OF TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH LANE

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

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Sheriffhales
National Grid Reference:
SJ7578412037

Details

SJ 71 SE SHERIFFHALES C.P. CHURCH LANE (West side)

4/22 York Tomb, approximately 1 metre to North West of Tower of Church of St. Mary.

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GV II

Chest tomb, Circa 1830. Ashlar. Square plan. Moulded base, cornice, and faceted top. East and West sides with incised borders. Inscribed to West: "SACRED TO THE MEMORY/ OF/ RACHEL YORK/ WIFE OF BENJAMIN YORK/ of the Manor/ who departed this life/ June 22nd 1830/ Aged 57 years". To East: "SACRED TO THE MEMORY/ of the late/ BENJAMIN YORK/of Sheriffhales Manor/ who departed this life/ May 31st 1841/ In the 68th year of his age".

Listing NGR: SJ7578412037

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
255198
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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Date: 25 Apr 2003
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