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Row of Chest Tombs About 30 to 40 Metres North West of Church of St Mary, Goudhurst

Description: Row of Chest Tombs About 30 to 40 Metres North West of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169479

OS Grid Reference: TQ7234737832
OS Grid Coordinates: 572347, 137832
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1139, 0.4609

Location: Church Road, Goudhurst, Kent TN17 1BN

Locality: Goudhurst
Local Authority: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN17 1BN

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Listing Text

TQ 7237-7337 (south side)

15/129 Row of chest tombs about
30 to 40 metres north
west of Church of St
Row of chest tombs to Light family, with adjacent chest tomb to west. Early to
mid C18. All 5 chests are similar, with urn-shaped moulded corner piers, simply
moulded and inscribed panels, and ogee moulded top slabs. Enough of the inscrip-
tions survive to show they are all to the Light family.

Listing NGR: TQ7234737832

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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