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Durant Headstone, Approximately 3 Metres to North of Chancel of Church of St Bartholomew, Tong

Description: Durant Headstone, Approximately 3 Metres to North of Chancel of Church of St Bartholomew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 255309

OS Grid Reference: SJ7956607398
OS Grid Coordinates: 379566, 307398
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6639, -2.3036

Location: Newport Road, Tong, Shropshire TF11 8PW

Locality: Tong
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF11 8PW

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Listing Text

(South side)

6/25 Durant Headstone, approximately
- 3 metres to North of Chancel of
Church of St. Bartholomew.


Headstone. Early C19. Sandstone. Large Maltese cross. Inscribed: G.D/
h.m.c./1823. It is not clear to which Durant this applies as George Durant
the elder died in 1780 and the younger in 1844. G. Griffith, History of Tong
and Boscobel, 1894, pp. 89-92 and pp. 154-61; D. H. Robinson, The Wandering
Worfe, Waine Research Publications, 1980, Ch. 3.

Listing NGR: SJ7956607398

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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