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Description: Lawton Chest Tomb to East of Church of St. Chad
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
SADDLEWORTH CHURCH LANE
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
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Source: English Heritage
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