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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175784
English Heritage Legacy ID: 258962
Location: Ford, Shropshire, SY5
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
SJ 4013-4113 FORD C.P. FORD
13/57 Churchyard gates and
- gate piers approx.
44 metres to south of
Church of St. Michael
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 This agreement was revoked in 1876.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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