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Bright Memorial Approximately 2 Metres to South of Nave of Church of St John, Newcastle on Clun

Description: Bright Memorial Approximately 2 Metres to South of Nave of Church of St John

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 257167

OS Grid Reference: SO2532982604
OS Grid Coordinates: 325329, 282604
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4363, -3.0998

Location: Church Road, Newcastle, Shropshire SY7 8QJ

Locality: Newcastle on Clun
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY7 8QJ

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Listing Text

(North-west side)

6/72 Bright Memorial approxi-
- mately 2 metres to South
of Nave of Church of
St. John


Chest tomb. Early-to-mid C19, by J.Davies of Clun. Sandstone
ashlar. Cavetto-moulded plinth, sunken side panels with flanking
fluted pilasters, shaped quarter corner balusters, and moulded
cornice. To Ann Bright, daughter of Richard and Jane Bright of
Whitcott Hall (q.v.) who died 11 February, 1855. This is a good
example of a type peculiar to the area (Cf. Clun Churchyard)
which here exhibits a typically well-executed inscription with
flourishes and different scripts.

Listing NGR: SO2532982604

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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