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Tomes Chest Tomb, 2 Yards South of Rood Stairtower of Holy Trinity Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Wickwar, South Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.5984 / 51°35'54"N

Longitude: -2.4005 / 2°24'1"W

OS Eastings: 372356

OS Northings: 188911

OS Grid: ST723889

Mapcode National: GBR JZ.BJW2

Mapcode Global: VH95M.B3T0

Entry Name: Tomes Chest Tomb, 2 Yards South of Rood Stairtower of Holy Trinity Church

Listing Date: 5 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115029

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34775

Location: Wickwar, South Gloucestershire, GL12

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Wickwar

Built-Up Area: Wickwar

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Wickwar Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


9/152 Tomes Chest Tomb, 2 yards south
of Rood Stairtower of Holy
G.V. Trinity Church


Chest tomb. John Tomes, died 1666. Limestone ashlar. Square inscribed
panels; engaged columns and moulded cornice. The chest tombs form a good
collection of local and classical tomb forms and contribute greatly to the setting
of the church.

Listing NGR: ST7235688911

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

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