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The 6 Tomb Chests in Churchyard Next Chancel, 5 on East, 1 on South

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7906 / 51°47'26"N

Longitude: -0.5096 / 0°30'34"W

OS Eastings: 502889

OS Northings: 211270

OS Grid: TL028112

Mapcode National: GBR G65.PZ7

Mapcode Global: VHFRZ.38Y4

Entry Name: The 6 Tomb Chests in Churchyard Next Chancel, 5 on East, 1 on South

Listing Date: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173588

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157879

Location: Great Gaddesden, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP1

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Great Gaddesden

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Gaddesden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

GREAT GADDESDEN GREAT GADDESDEN
TL 0l SW
(North side)
3/100 The 6 tomb chests in
- churchyard next chancel,
5 on East, one on South side

GV II

6 tomb chests. C18 and early C19 to the Greene family. Carved limestone
with black marble top slabs. From S to N the first 4 to the E of chancel
are: Mary Greene d.1738; similar with illegible inscription; .....Greene
d.1791; Henry Greene d.1773. These each have moulded edges to inscribed
top slab, gadrooned recessed corners to tomb chest with fielded panels on
each face, and moulded base. The fifth tomb is to Henry Greene d.1834
and is of similar design to that next the S wall of the chancel with
fluted corner pilaster to simpler tomb chest with moulded base but heavy
inscribed top slab.


Listing NGR: TL0288911270

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