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Forster Chest Tomb Approximately 2 Metres South of East End of Church of St Mary, Hornby

Description: Forster Chest Tomb Approximately 2 Metres South of East End of Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 322429

OS Grid Reference: SE2225893753
OS Grid Coordinates: 422258, 493753
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3389, -1.6592

Location: 6 Park Chase, Hornby, North Yorkshire DL8 1NH

Locality: Hornby
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 1NH

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Listing Text


9/36 Forster chest tomb
approximately 2 metres
south of east end of
Church of St Mary


Chest tomb. c1798. Commemorating Margaret Forster of Hunton, d1798.
Sandstone ashlar. The longer sides have a central sunflower in a circle,
flanked by fluted panels, with end pilasters of console section. The
shorter ends have a fluted panel flanked by end pilasters of console
section. Well-cut inscription on moulded lid.

Listing NGR: SE2225993751

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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