Description: Group of 4 Chest Tombs Approximately 5 Metres to South of East End of Church of All Saints
Date Listed: 21 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 251502
OS Grid Reference: SU2356493775
OS Grid Coordinates: 423564, 193775
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6423, -1.6609
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6/115 Group of 4 chest tombs
approx. 5 metres to south
of east end of Church of
Group of 4 chest tombs. Late C18, early C19, and early-mid C19. Stone.
Moulded plinths and bases; chests have recessed corners with pilasters, the
2nd from north tomb having vase balusters instead; moulded side panels;
moulded lids. Inscriptions are worn and the tombs ivy-covered but some of
the inscriptions can be deciphered: - the 1st (northernmost) tomb
commemorates Richard Gerring, d.1837, inscription on south side; the 2nd
tomb commemorates Robert Gerring, d. 1818, inscription on south side on
raised panel with decoration below and to sides; the 3rd tomb commemorates
Robert Gerring, inscription on north side; the 4th tomb has date of
death 1784, inscription on north side.
Listing NGR: SU2356493775
Source: English Heritage
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