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Two Chest Tombs About 10 and 25 Metres South of Church of St Laurence

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsgate, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3374 / 51°20'14"N

Longitude: 1.4016 / 1°24'5"E

OS Eastings: 637027

OS Northings: 165304

OS Grid: TR370653

Mapcode National: GBR X0L.160

Mapcode Global: VHMCW.7NV4

Entry Name: Two Chest Tombs About 10 and 25 Metres South of Church of St Laurence

Listing Date: 4 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052341

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171846

Location: Ramsgate, Thanet, Kent, CT11

County: Kent

District: Thanet

Civil Parish: Ramsgate

Built-Up Area: Ramsgate

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

RAMSGATE HIGH STREET
TR 3765 SW
ST. LAWRENCE
(north-west
side)
7/217 Two chest
tombs about
10 and 25
metres south
of Church of
St. Laurence
GV II
Railed chest tomb to Catherine (d.1840) and Peter Burgess (d.1846).
Stone with iron rail. Moulded plinth, with sarcophagus shaped chest,
with heavily reeded tapering corner piers. Raised and fielded side
panels with chamfered corners, and incised lozenge end panels. Moulded
and raised top slab. Spear head rails with acorn finial principals.
Chest tomb to George Marten, d.1744. Low chest with moulded plinth
and moulded top slab incised with Coat of Arms and inscription.

Listing NGR: TR3702765304

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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