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Chest Tomb About 20 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Laurence

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsgate, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3373 / 51°20'14"N

Longitude: 1.4015 / 1°24'5"E

OS Eastings: 637021

OS Northings: 165300

OS Grid: TR370653

Mapcode National: GBR X0L.14X

Mapcode Global: VHMCW.7NS4

Entry Name: Chest Tomb About 20 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Laurence

Listing Date: 4 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1085371

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171844

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)
7/215 Chest tomb
about 20
metres south
of chancel of
Church of
St. Laurence
GV II
Chest tomb. Circa 1700. Stone. Moulded surrounds to side panels
with moulded top slab. The long side panels with double crossed bones
and central skull, the end panels with winged hourglasses, all executed
on a large scale and in quite heavy relief. One of the more unusual
and outstanding chests in the churchyard.

Listing NGR: TR3702165300

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