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Group of 6 Table Tombs to West of Church Tower, Dowsby

Description: Group of 6 Table Tombs to West of Church Tower

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 194254

OS Grid Reference: TF1130129272
OS Grid Coordinates: 511301, 329272
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8495, -0.3487

Location: 58 Main Road, Dowsby, Lincolnshire PE10 0TL

Locality: Dowsby
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE10 0TL

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Listing Text

TF 12 NW (east side)
7/40 Group of 6 table
tombs to west of
church tower

6 table tombs. Late C18, early C19. Limestone ashlar. 2 tombs
to right, that to right of Irance Green, died 1787, that to left,
of Sarah Green, died 1781. Both with flat rectangular moulded
tops, panelled sides with narrow projecting, panelled vertical
bands at each corner and moulded bases. 2 tombs to left, that to
right with illegible inscription, that to left of Mary Digby,
died 1792. Both with flat moulded tops with semi-circular ends,
semi-circular east and west panelled sides, that to right with
moulded baluster-type columns at corners; that to left with
fluted pilasters at corners and north side with oval set in
rectangular panel with foliate motifs in each corner and flanked
by single narrow panels containing classical urns, horned sheep
skulls and palms. 2 tombs to left; that to right of Elizabeth
Green, died 1846; that to right of John Green, died 1829. Both
with panelled sides with panelled pilasters at corners. That to
right with a flat moulded top, that to left with gently pointed

Listing NGR: TF1130129272

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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