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Two Chest Tombs About 10 and 25 Metres South of Church of St Laurence, Ramsgate

Description: Two Chest Tombs About 10 and 25 Metres South of Church of St Laurence

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 171846

OS Grid Reference: TR3702765304
OS Grid Coordinates: 637027, 165304
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3374, 1.4016

Location: A253, Margate, Kent CT11 0QH

Locality: Ramsgate
Local Authority: Thanet District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT11 0QH

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Listing Text

TR 3765 SW
7/217 Two chest
tombs about
10 and 25
metres south
of Church of
St. Laurence
Railed chest tomb to Catherine (d.1840) and Peter Burgess (d.1846).
Stone with iron rail. Moulded plinth, with sarcophagus shaped chest,
with heavily reeded tapering corner piers. Raised and fielded side
panels with chamfered corners, and incised lozenge end panels. Moulded
and raised top slab. Spear head rails with acorn finial principals.
Chest tomb to George Marten, d.1744. Low chest with moulded plinth
and moulded top slab incised with Coat of Arms and inscription.

Listing NGR: TR3702765304

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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