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Description: Unidentified Monument Circa 4 Metres West of Chafyn Grove Memorial in the Churchyard of the Church o
Date Listed: 7 July 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 320170
OS Grid Reference: ST8111032285
OS Grid Coordinates: 381110, 132285
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0896, -2.2711
ST 8032-8132 MERE CHURCH STREET
c.4 m west of
Chafyn-Grove memorial in
the churchyard of the
Church of St Michael
Chest tomb. 1700. Limestone. Chest tomb with deep flat ledger stone to
cavetto mould to plain chest, but south side has panel with moulded top edge
carrying a bold inscription in lower case, partly legible, thus:
'Thinke on mee as you pass by
As you are now so once was I
But now I lye d....h.d to dust
hoping to rise among the just'
These are sentiments expressed in varying ways on monuments since the early C12.
Listing NGR: ST8111032285
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Source: English Heritage
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