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Churchward Tomb, 60 Metres East North East in Churchyard of East Chance Wall, Christ Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Old Town, Swindon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.554 / 51°33'14"N

Longitude: -1.7733 / 1°46'23"W

OS Eastings: 415815

OS Northings: 183927

OS Grid: SU158839

Mapcode National: GBR YSG.6L

Mapcode Global: VHB3M.66WJ

Entry Name: Churchward Tomb, 60 Metres East North East in Churchyard of East Chance Wall, Christ Church

Listing Date: 23 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023483

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318720

Location: Swindon, SN1

County: Swindon

Electoral Ward/Division: Old Town

Built-Up Area: Swindon

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Swindon Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

CRICKLADE STREET
SU 1583 NE SWINDON
(east side)
8/61 Churchward tomb, 60m east-north-east
in churchyard of east chance wall,
Christ Church
II

Tomb, polished black marble headstone and kerb, with bronze plate.
1933. Inscription: In memory of George Jackson Churchward CBE,
JP, Chief Mechanical Engineer, Great Western Railway Company 1902-
1921, first mayor and first Honorary Freeman of the Borough of
Swindon died 19 December 1933, aged 76 years. Included for historic
interest.


Listing NGR: SU1581583927

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