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Lawton Chest Tomb to East of Church of St. Chad, Saddleworth

Description: Lawton Chest Tomb to East of Church of St. Chad

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212057

OS Grid Reference: SE0078206404
OS Grid Coordinates: 400782, 406404
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5543, -1.9897

Location: Church Lane, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 6AT

Locality: Saddleworth
County: Oldham
Country: England
Postcode: OL3 6AT

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Listing Text

SE 00 NW (east side)
4/47 Lawton chest
tomb to east
of Church of
- St. Chad
Chest tomb. C18. Stone. Inscribed slab supported on blind
balustrading with turned half-balusters and panelled corner
dies. The slab has a carved decorative panel at the top and is
inscribed "Here Alice Daughter of Joseph Lawton of Dobcross
Gentleman was buried the 7th Day of July Anno Dom 1764"....
also Mary wife of Joseph, 1772 and Joseph Lawton, 1788.

Listing NGR: SE0078206404

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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