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Row of 5 Memorials Running South of Church of St Mary, Checkley

Description: Row of 5 Memorials Running South of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 274906

OS Grid Reference: SK0280137864
OS Grid Coordinates: 402801, 337864
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9382, -1.9598

Location: Church Lane, Checkley, Staffordshire ST10 4NJ

Locality: Checkley
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 4NJ

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Listing Text


9/102 Row of 5 memorials
running south of Church
of St. Mary


5 chest tombs. Late C18. Running east to west in a line; Milner memorial
circa 1789: bay ended to west with fluted inset pilasters (quarter round
flanking bay) and moulded top slab. Platt memorial circa 1796: waisted
inset pilasters at angles and moulded top slab; Robinson memorial circa
1804: similar to Platt memorial with more sharply waisted pilasters;
C18 tomb with inset, fluted pilasters (quarter round to angles) and moulded
top slab, inscription now decayed; Phillips memorial circa 1780: moulded
pilasters; fluted frieze with paterae to centre and angles; probably
one of the Phillips of Tean Mill (qv) and Heath House (qv).

Listing NGR: SK0280137864

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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