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Six Monuments in the Churchyard Between 6 and 10 Metres West of the Chapman Cross, Edington

Description: Six Monuments in the Churchyard Between 6 and 10 Metres West of the Chapman Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 313790

OS Grid Reference: ST9267853330
OS Grid Coordinates: 392678, 153330
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2791, -2.1063

Location: Monastery Road, Edington, Wiltshire BA13 4QR

Locality: Edington
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA13 4QR

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Listing Text

ST 95 SW
(north side)
5/151 Six monuments in the churchyard
between 6 and 10m west of the
Chapman cross
Scattered group of six chest tombs. C18 to early C19.
Limestone. South of group is early C19 with two octagonal fielded
panels, pilasters with rosettes and shield-shaped end panels. Low
tomb to north has two oval fielded panels and pilasters; both of
these have illegible inscriptions. Three late C18 Brown tombs to
north; south one with plain panels and bas-relief carved urn,
fluted pilasters and frieze to weathered top, middle one to Thomas
Brown died 1795 has oval fielded panel, high-relief carved flanking
urns and quarter balusters, north one is early C19 with one egg and
dart moulded panel, carved drapery and fluted pilasters and frieze,
weathered top. West tomb to members of Harris family with
octagonal centre panel with flanking fielded pilasters and scrolled

Listing NGR: ST9267853330

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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