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Latitude: 52.5797 / 52°34'46"N
Longitude: -3.0912 / 3°5'28"W
OS Eastings: 326152
OS Northings: 298546
OS Grid: SO261985
Mapcode National: GBR B2.BHMN
Mapcode Global: WH7B3.HF65
Entry Name: Remains of Compound Pier Approximately 20 Metres North East of Chancel of Church of St Michael
Listing Date: 21 March 1968
Last Amended: 14 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1055050
English Heritage Legacy ID: 257371
Location: Chirbury with Brompton, Shropshire, SY15
Civil Parish: Chirbury with Brompton
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Chirbury
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
CHIRBURY C.P. CHIRBURY
SO 29 NE
8/46 Remains of compound
- pier approx. 20m
north-east of chancel
21.3.67 of Church of St.
listed as Remains
of monastery, in
churchyard of St.
Compound pier, remains of. Late C13. Red sandstone ashlar. Surviving
fragment approx. 1.2m high; octagonal core with slim triple shafts against
each side, moulded base. In situ and has been suggested as the remains
of a central column of the now demolished chapter house of Chirbury
Priory (q.v. under Church of St. Michael). B.O.E. p.98; D.H.S. Cranage,
The Churches of Shro shire, Part 7 (1905) pp.541-42.
Listing NGR: SO2615298546
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