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Pair of Chest Tombs at Sk 3394 2513

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbourne, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.8223 / 52°49'20"N

Longitude: -1.4238 / 1°25'25"W

OS Eastings: 438928

OS Northings: 325128

OS Grid: SK389251

Mapcode National: GBR 6G9.0VM

Mapcode Global: WHDHF.3B96

Entry Name: Pair of Chest Tombs at Sk 3394 2513

Listing Date: 11 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281401

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83041

Location: Melbourne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Melbourne

Built-Up Area: Melbourne

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Melbourne St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

6/56 (East Side)
Pair of Chest Tombs
in Graveyard at
SK 3394 2513
Pair of chest tombs. 1788 and early C19. Stone. Tomb to north
has panelled sides and ends with shaped balusters to corners.
Above it has a slate slab with moulded edges, inscribed 'In
memory of Mr William Fox who died April 26th 1788. In the 64th
year of his age'. Southern tomb has plain sides and ends with
raised corners, decorated to each side with semi-circular headed
panels. Large chamfered slab to top with moulded edges.
Inscriptions now illegible.

Listing NGR: SK3892825128

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