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Churchyard Gates and Gate Pier Approximately 44 Metres to South of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Ford, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7187 / 52°43'7"N

Longitude: -2.8714 / 2°52'17"W

OS Eastings: 341234

OS Northings: 313804

OS Grid: SJ412138

Mapcode National: GBR BC.1XCQ

Mapcode Global: WH8BK.VXVN

Entry Name: Churchyard Gates and Gate Pier Approximately 44 Metres to South of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175784

English Heritage Legacy ID: 258962

Location: Ford, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ford

Built-Up Area: Ford

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ford

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 4013-4113 FORD C.P. FORD

13/57 Churchyard gates and
- gate piers approx.
44 metres to south of
Church of St. Michael

GV II

Churchyard gates and gate piers. Circa 1861. Pair of painted cast iron
gates; 2:1 proportions; dog rails,intersecting Perpendicular-style
panelled tracery, and crested top rails; pair of monolithic red sandstone
square gate piers, dressed to represent rock-faced blocks, with low
pyramidal caps; wrought iron overthrow with scrolled decoration and central
lamp. The gates were given by Sir Baldwin Leighton of Loton Park (qv) on
condition that the inhabitants of Cardeston and of Ford-in-Alberbury might
be buried in the churchyard. This agreement was revoked in 1876. V.C.H.,
Vol. VIII, p. 237.


Listing NGR: SJ4123413804

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