Description: Challen and Holman Monuments in Churchyard, 5 and 8 Metres North of North Transept, Church of St Mar
Date Listed: 29 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 264028
OS Grid Reference: ST3795715283
OS Grid Coordinates: 337957, 115283
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9336, -2.8843
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WHITELACKINGTON CP -
7/136 Challen and Holman monuments in
churchyard, 5 and 8 metres north
- of north transept, Church of St
Mary the Virgin
Pair of chest tombs. (a) 8 metres north of transept, the Challen Monument: Chest tomb of early C18. Ham stone. Base
buried; panels to each face with wave-mould frames, with half-drop division and fluted pilasters to flanks; moulded
coving to hipped top with rounded leading edges. Commemorates --- Challen, died 1729. (b) 5 metres north of transept,
the Holman Monument Chest tomb of late C18: Ham stone. Step base, moulded plinth; panelled sides, one each end and 2
each flank, the end panels set on curve, with deep- fluted Ionic pilasters; moulded coving to shallow hipped top with
rounded leading edges. Commemorates Thomas Holman, Gentleman, died 1792, and his wife Mary, died 1799.
Listing NGR: ST3795715283
Source: English Heritage
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