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Latitude: 51.5616 / 51°33'41"N
Longitude: -1.8513 / 1°51'4"W
OS Eastings: 410402
OS Northings: 184752
OS Grid: SU104847
Mapcode National: GBR 3T1.0R9
Mapcode Global: VHB3K.V0NR
Entry Name: Six Matthews Etc Chest Tombs in South Corner of Churchyard, Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 23 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1023475
English Heritage Legacy ID: 318697
Location: Swindon, SN5
Electoral Ward/Division: Lydiard and Freshbrook
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Swindon
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: West Swindon and the Lydiards
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
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: SU1040284752
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