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Tomb Chest Approximately 7 Metres South of South East Buttress of Tower of Church of St John, Eldersfield

Description: Tomb Chest Approximately 7 Metres South of South East Buttress of Tower of Church of St John

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 153191

OS Grid Reference: SO7998631157
OS Grid Coordinates: 379986, 231157
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9785, -2.2928

Location: Eldersfield, Worcestershire GL19 4NP

Locality: Eldersfield
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL19 4NP

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Listing Text

SO 73 SE
6/50 Tomb chest approximately
7 metres south of south-
east buttress of tower of
Church of St John

Tomb chest. Early C18. Sandstone with limestone ends. Flat moulded top and
scrolled ends: eastern one carved with shield of arms within cartouche. On
the north side is an inscription flanked by carved foliage decoration: "In
memory of Captain Richard Dyer Gun-maker Citizan and Free-man of London. He
departed this life August the 20th 1722 Aged 71 Ys".

Listing NGR: SO7998631157

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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