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Williams Memorial and Railed Enclosure About 3 Metres South of Nave of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifford, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.0984 / 52°5'54"N

Longitude: -3.0942 / 3°5'39"W

OS Eastings: 325144

OS Northings: 245016

OS Grid: SO251450

Mapcode National: GBR F2.9WNC

Mapcode Global: VH77T.BJ26

Entry Name: Williams Memorial and Railed Enclosure About 3 Metres South of Nave of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167705

English Heritage Legacy ID: 153669

Location: Clifford, County of Herefordshire, HR3

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Clifford

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Clifford

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


2/48 Williams memorial and
railed enclosure about
3 metres south of nave of
Church of St Mary


Chest tomb and railed enclosure. Late C18. Ashlar and cast iron. Bold
corner balusters, moulded cornice, flat top, inscription panel framed by
swags of drapery. Low railings of rectangular plan, cast iron standards
linked by 2 rails. South inscription: "Sacred to the Memory of Sir David
Williams Baronet/ of Goldinoton in Hertfordshire and Clifford Court in
Herefordshire/ [ 9 lines omitted ]/ His Soul took its flight from this
vale of misery/ Jany 21st 1798 in the 32nd Year of his Age/ [ 3 more lines]".
Also inscriptions on other faces. This is a good example of stone masonry
and enhances the setting of the church; it contributes to the group value
of the other memorials in the churchyard.

Listing NGR: SO2514445016

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

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