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Description: Churchyard Steps Approximately Two Metres to South of Porch of Church of Saint Swithun
Date Listed: 25 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260152
OS Grid Reference: SJ7192529889
OS Grid Coordinates: 371925, 329889
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8657, -2.4185
CHESWARDINE C.P. CHESWARDINE
12/4 Churchyard steps approx.
2 metres to south of
- porch of Church of Saint
Churchyard steps. Circa 1888-9, probably by J.L. Pearson. Red
sandstone. Chamfered coping, ramped up to porch. Flight of 13 stone
steps. Wrought-iron overthrow (possibly dating from 1959)with cresting
and lamp and lettered: "THY WORD IS A LANTERN UNTO MY FEET AND A LIGHT UNTO
MY PATH". Pair of wooden gates. There is a memorial tablet dated July
27th 1959 behind the left-hand wall which might refer to the erection of the
overthrow. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SJ7192529889
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Source: English Heritage
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