Description: Group of 5 Chest Tombs Approximately 3.5 Metres South Vestry of Church of St Peter
Date Listed: 3 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 308692
OS Grid Reference: SP4862571255
OS Grid Coordinates: 448625, 271255
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3372, -1.2878
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DUNCHURCH THE SQUARE
SP4871 (North side)
11/50 Group of 5 chest tombs approx.
3.5m. S of vestry of Church of
Group of 5 chest tombs. Early C19, Moulded sandstone. All have moulded plinth
and top. Left: 1821 etc. Sides have 2 fielded shaped panels. Ogee stop-chamfered
corners. Inscriptions to William Sutton. Right: 1831 etc. Shallow pitched top.
Slate panels with carved arrow head ornament to each corner. Inscriptions to
Sarah Bowen etc. Inscribed 'Alcott, Rugby' at base. Tomb approx. 5m. south.
1835. Running foliage band to top and bottom, and square corner balusters with
leaf scroll panels. Sides divided into 2 by narrow moulded fielded panel.
Moulded top. Inscription to Thomas Sutton. Fourth and fifth tombs have 2 shallow
fielded panels and gadrooned corners. The fourth has inscription to the Mason
Listing NGR: SP4862571255
Source: English Heritage
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