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Chest Tomb and Railed Enclosure Immediately to the North of the Remains of the Church of the Holy Trinity

A Grade II Listed Building in Bicton, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7311 / 52°43'51"N

Longitude: -2.8225 / 2°49'21"W

OS Eastings: 344553

OS Northings: 315141

OS Grid: SJ445151

Mapcode National: GBR BF.13S5

Mapcode Global: WH8BL.MM45

Entry Name: Chest Tomb and Railed Enclosure Immediately to the North of the Remains of the Church of the Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 27 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055184

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259081

Location: Bicton, Shropshire, SY3

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Bicton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Bicton Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

BICTON C.P. BICTON
SJ 41 NW
5/21 Chest tomb and railed
- enclosure immediately to
the north of the remains
of the Church of the Holy
Trinity

GV II

Chest tomb and railed enclosure. Early C19. Grey sandstone ashlar
tomb. Flanking fluted pilaster strips, recessed round-arched side panels,
raised oval end panels, and moulded cornice to low pyramidal top.
Inscription illegible at time of survey (January 1987) . Wrought-iron
railed enclosure with spearhead railings and square-section standards with
urn finials. The former Church of the Holy Trinity (q.v.), now ruined,
was replaced by a new building in the village in 1887.


Listing NGR: SJ4455315141

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