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3 Chest Tombs in the Churchyard of the Church of St Giles, 3 Metres East of the Chancel, Darlton

Description: 3 Chest Tombs in the Churchyard of the Church of St Giles, 3 Metres East of the Chancel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 241445

OS Grid Reference: SK7789873680
OS Grid Coordinates: 477898, 373680
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2544, -0.8338

Location: A57, Darlton, Nottinghamshire NG22 0TF

Locality: Darlton
Local Authority: Bassetlaw District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG22 0TF

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Listing Text

(north side)

3/5 3 chest tombs in
the churchyard of
church of
St.Giles, 3 metres
east of the


3 chest tombs. 3 metres east of the chancel. c1818 and c1840.
Ashlar and iron. 3 ashlar chest tombs enclosed within a
rectangular iron compound. The northern most tomb to Mary ? is
coffin shaped and is dated 1818, the central rectangular tomb to
Mary Ann Newstead is dated 1845 and the similar southern most
tomb to Thomas Newstead is dated 1842. All are decorated with
stylised crosses. Enclosing the tombs are decorative iron
railings set upon a chamfered ashlar base. At each corner is a
hollow iron pier decorated with blind and open tracery. The
damaged finials of these piers are now lying on the ground.
Included for group value only.

Listing NGR: SK7789873680

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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