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Description: Six Matthews Etc Chest Tombs in South Corner of Churchyard, Church of St Mary
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 318697
OS Grid Reference: SU1040184743
OS Grid Coordinates: 410401, 184743
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5615, -1.8513
SU 18 SW SWINDON
3/37 Six Matthews etc chest tombs in
south corner of churchyard, Church
of St. Mary, Lydiard Park
Group of 6 chest tombs, set in 3 rows. East row: from north to
a. JOHN MATTHEWS, 1832, limestone, with hipped and moulded top,
and recessed corner balusters.
b. Similar, inscription not clearly legible.
Centre row, from north to south:-
c. Limestone, moulded table, recessed corner balusters,
inscription within raised oval panel. JOHN MATTHEWS, 1802, and
d. Limestone, similar to last but plain sides with light relief
carving. WILLIAM MATTHEWS, 1774.
West row, from north : ___
e. JANE PLUMMER, nee SAUNDERS, 1854 and EDWARD PLUMMER (memorial)
1894. Form as a.
f. form as a. STEPHEN MATTHEWS, 1845.
Listing NGR: SU1040184743
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Source: English Heritage
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