Description: Group of 7 Chest Tombs Approximately 15 Metres West of Church of St Oswald
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255523
OS Grid Reference: SJ2883729390
OS Grid Coordinates: 328837, 329390
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8573, -3.0583
SJ 2829 SE OSWESTRY C.P. CHURCH STREET (west side)
15/53 Group of 7 chest
- tombs approx. 15m
west of Church of
Group of 7 chest tombs. circa 1748 to c.1827. Sandstone. Rectangular.
All with moulded plinths and capping, earliest [nearest Church of
St. Oswald (q.v.)] open-sided with turned corner balusters and inscription
to Hannah Evanes (died 1748) and that immediately to south with square
corner balusters; remainder are plainer, the latest (dated 1803 and
1827 respectively) with recessed semi-circular inscription panels.
Listing NGR: SJ2883729390
Source: English Heritage
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.