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Romer Chest Tomb, 8 Yards South of Chancel of Holy Trinity Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Wickwar, South Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5983 / 51°35'54"N

Longitude: -2.4004 / 2°24'1"W

OS Eastings: 372364

OS Northings: 188908

OS Grid: ST723889

Mapcode National: GBR JZ.BJX5

Mapcode Global: VH95M.B3W1

Entry Name: Romer Chest Tomb, 8 Yards South of Chancel of Holy Trinity Church

Listing Date: 5 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115031

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34781

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

ST 7288 WICKWAR CHURCH LANE

9/158 Romer Chest Tomb, 8 yards south
of Chancel of Holy Trinity
G.V. Church

II

Chest tomb. John Romer, died 1710 or 1712. Limestone ashlar. Square
inscribed panels; panelled pilaster strips; 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: ST7236488908

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