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Latitude: 51.5728 / 51°34'22"N
Longitude: -2.2121 / 2°12'43"W
OS Eastings: 385396
OS Northings: 186012
OS Grid: ST853860
Mapcode National: GBR 1PP.CK9
Mapcode Global: VH95Q.LQXN
Entry Name: Group of 3 Monuments in the Churchyard, 3 Metres South East of South Porch, Church of the Holy Cross
Listing Date: 3 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1356010
English Heritage Legacy ID: 318087
Location: Sherston, Wiltshire, SN16
Civil Parish: Sherston
Built-Up Area: Sherston
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Sherston Magna
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
SHERSTON CHURCH STREET
7/90 Group of 3 monuments in the church-
yard, 3m south-east of south porch,
Church of the Holy Cross
Three chest tombs. Early-late C18. Limestone. Lettered north to
south and east to west.
a) Unidentified. Early C18 with floral angle pilasters, rustic
floral sprays framing square panels to each side with swagged
drapery. Further drapery swags with putti to ends. Deep
chamfer to base and to slab.
b) Unidentified. Late C18 with raised and fielded panels to ends
and 2 to north side, oval panel to south with floral sprays in
the corners. Moulded plinth and cyma recta slab.
c) Hillier family. Late C18 with raised and fielded panels to
ends and 2 to north side, oval panel to south with floral
sprays in the corners and incised lettering. Moulded plinth
and cyma recta moulded slab.
Listing NGR: ST8539486013
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