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Six Rich Family Monuments in Churchyard South West of Tower of All Saints Church, Christian Malford

Description: Six Rich Family Monuments in Churchyard South West of Tower of All Saints Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 316255

OS Grid Reference: ST9597678409
OS Grid Coordinates: 395976, 178409
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5046, -2.0594

Location: Church Road, Christian Malford, Wiltshire SN15 4BW

Locality: Christian Malford
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN15 4BW

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Listing Text

ST 97 NE
5/131 Six Rich family monuments
in churchyard south-west of
tower of All Saints Church
Row of six chest tombs, early C19, ashlar. From north:
a) Joseph Rich Sr monument, with concave-sided hexagonal plaque
each side on horizontally reeded ground. Broad floral drop
each side. Musk drop on end piers. Inscription to Joseph
Rich Sr died 1811.
b) S.P. Rich monument, with plain slab sides and incised line
borders to two plaques each side. Moulded cornice.
Inscription to Susanna P. Rich died 1843.
c) Charles Rich Sr monument with curved ends to profile of
baluster angles and oval plaques each side. Probably early
C19 but inscriptions to Charles Rich Sr died 1759 and his children
died 1733-44.
d) Charles Rich Jr monument, identical to c), with inscription to
Charles Rich Jr died 1739. Probably also early C19.
e) William Rich monument, with large raised oval plaque each side,
decorated raised angle piers, moulded cornice with fluted
frieze and oval end plaques. Inscriptions to William Rich
d.1804 and Mary Rich died 1821.
f) John Rich monument, mid to later C19, trapezoid with cross-
gabled capstone and angle antefixae. Inscription to John Rich
died 1873.

Listing NGR: ST9575179117

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Source: English Heritage

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