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Chest Tomb About 5 Yards South-West of South Porch of the Church of St Bartholomew, Much Marcle

Description: Chest Tomb About 5 Yards South-West of South Porch of the Church of St Bartholomew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 152757

OS Grid Reference: SO6569332728
OS Grid Coordinates: 365693, 232728
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9919, -2.5010

Location: B4024, Much Marcle, County of Herefordshire HR8 2NF

Locality: Much Marcle
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR8 2NF

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Listing Text

SO 63 SE

8/92 Chest tomb about 5 yards
south-west of south porch
of the Church of St


Chest tomb with illegible inscriptions. Probably mid-C18. Finely carved
sandstone. Gadrooned and moulded capping, moulded base; decorated corner
balusters; side and end panels surrounded by rich asymmetrical whirls;
putto head to top centre of side panels. Eroded inscription on south side
reads "William Ship..., .., 1771".

Listing NGR: SO6569432730

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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