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Latitude: 51.5617 / 51°33'42"N
Longitude: -1.8516 / 1°51'5"W
OS Eastings: 410380
OS Northings: 184770
OS Grid: SU103847
Mapcode National: GBR 3T1.0P1
Mapcode Global: VHB3K.V0GM
Entry Name: Group of 3 Chest Tombs in Churchyard 6 Metres South West of West Door of Tower Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 23 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1283868
English Heritage Legacy ID: 318700
Location: Swindon, SN5
Electoral Ward/Division: Lydiard and Freshbrook
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Swindon
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: West Swindon and the Lydiards
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
SU 18 SW SWINDON
3/40 Group of 3 chest tombs in churchyard
6m south-west of west door of tower
Church of St. Mary
Group of 3 chest tombs in line. Early C19 eastern: limestone,
moulded table with reeded fascia, recessed decorated corner
balusters and moulded base. Inscription with incised decorative
borders. WILLIAM BEAMES, died 1808, ELIZABETH BEAMES, died 1850.
(sic). Centre: limestone, inset hipped table, recessed corner
balusters and moulded base. Inscription in panel: ELIZABETH DORE,
died 1829 PETER DORE, 1819. Western: limestone, moulded table with
reeded fascia, recessed decorated corner balusters. Inscriptions
in round panels with lightly incised foliage around. SARAH DORE,
died 1803, WILLIAM DORE, 1813, and ANN, daughter, 1831, son, JOHN,
1844, daughter, MARY, 1834 and daughter, SARAH, 1858.
Listing NGR: SU1038084770
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