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Group of 7 Chest Tombs Approximately 15 Metres West of Church of St Oswald, Oswestry

Description: Group of 7 Chest Tombs Approximately 15 Metres West of Church of St Oswald

Grade: II
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

Locality: Oswestry
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 2SZ

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Listing Text


15/53 Group of 7 chest
- tombs approx. 15m
west of Church of
St. Oswald

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

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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