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Latitude: 54.0508 / 54°3'2"N
Longitude: -2.8061 / 2°48'21"W
OS Eastings: 347320
OS Northings: 461950
OS Grid: SD473619
Mapcode National: GBR 8PVL.8N
Mapcode Global: WH846.VFYX
Entry Name: Monument Approximately 19 Metres West of Tower of Priory Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 13 March 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1195069
English Heritage Legacy ID: 383261
Location: Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1
Electoral Ward/Division: Castle
Built-Up Area: Lancaster
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Lancaster St Mary with St John and St Anne
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD4761NW PRIORY CHURCHYARD
1685-1/6/228 Monument approximately 19 metres
west of tower of Priory Church of St
Tomb chest and effigy. Mid C19. Marble on a sandstone plinth,
with cast-iron railings. Rectangular tomb chest with clasping
pilasters, with the effigy of a young woman in a flowing gown,
half-reclining and resting her head on her right hand.
Originally surrounded by cast-iron railings, of which only 2
sides remain in damaged condition, with colonnette standards
at the corners and railings decorated with cusped Gothic
arches. The inscription is now illegible, but the memorial is
said to be to Ann Rothwell, wife of William Talbot Rothwell of
Foxholes, Bay Horse.
(Docton KH: The Tombstones and Memorials... of the St Mary's
Priory Church: Lancaster: 1972-: 41).
Listing NGR: SD4732061950
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