Description: Five Table Tombs in Churchyard of Parish Church of St James
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 313924
OS Grid Reference: ST8562858104
OS Grid Coordinates: 385628, 158104
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3219, -2.2076
Five Table Tombs in
Churchyard of Parish Church
of St James
ST 8558 5/5A
ST 8558 5/5B
ST 8558 5/5C
ST 8558 5/5D
ST 8558 5/5E
A. Table Tomb of Thomas Helliker: memorial table tomb erected 1876 to the young
man hanged during the Chartist riots in 1803.
B. Table Tomb immediately south of Helliker tomb: circa 1800 memorial tablets
C. Table Tomb to north-west of north porch - early C19 quarter balusters at corners.
Memorial tablets weathered.
D. Table Tomb to west of north-west corner of Parish Church of St James: early
C19 quarter balusters at corners. Memorial tablets weathered.
E. Jacob Roberts Table Tomb to south of church rear boundary wall to church wall:
late C18 table tomb. Jacob Roberts died 17?84. Engaged doric columns at corners.
Parish Church of St James with the listed tombs the Old Vestry Rooms, Nos 7 and
11 to 13 (consec) Church Walk and Nos 46 to 48 (consec) Fore Street form a group.
Nos 2 and 7 Church Walk are of local interest.
Listing NGR: ST8562858104
Source: English Heritage
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