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Durant Headstone, Approximately 3 Metres to North of Chancel of Church of St Bartholomew

A Grade II Listed Building in Tong, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6639 / 52°39'50"N

Longitude: -2.3036 / 2°18'12"W

OS Eastings: 379566

OS Northings: 307398

OS Grid: SJ795073

Mapcode National: GBR 06X.SJM

Mapcode Global: WH9DC.L98M

Entry Name: Durant Headstone, Approximately 3 Metres to North of Chancel of Church of St Bartholomew

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255309

Location: Tong, Shropshire, TF11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Tong

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Tong St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

(South side)

6/25 Durant Headstone, approximately
- 3 metres to North of Chancel of
Church of St. Bartholomew.


Headstone. Early C19. Sandstone. Large Maltese cross. Inscribed: G.D/
h.m.c./1823. It is not clear to which Durant this applies as George Durant
the elder died in 1780 and the younger in 1844. G. Griffith, History of Tong
and Boscobel, 1894, pp. 89-92 and pp. 154-61; D. H. Robinson, The Wandering
Worfe, Waine Research Publications, 1980, Ch. 3.

Listing NGR: SJ7956607398

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