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Heighway Memorial Approximately 16m South of Tower of Church of St George

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontesbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6489 / 52°38'56"N

Longitude: -2.8888 / 2°53'19"W

OS Eastings: 339962

OS Northings: 306057

OS Grid: SJ399060

Mapcode National: GBR BB.6CG8

Mapcode Global: WH8BY.LPK4

Entry Name: Heighway Memorial Approximately 16m South of Tower of Church of St George

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366676

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259512

Location: Pontesbury, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Pontesbury

Built-Up Area: Pontesbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Pontesbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 30 NE PONTESBURY C.P. MAIN ROAD
(north side)

3/208 Heighway memorial
- approximately 16m
south of tower of
Church of St George

GV II

Chest tomb. Early C19. Limestone ashlar. Rectangular. Moulded plinth and
capping with chamfered top ledger; reeded corner pilasters. Recessed semi-
circular inscription panel on east commemorates William Heighway (died 1809)
and his wife, Jane (died 1820); another on west to Jane James (died 1805)
and 2 oval inscription panels on short sides indecipherable at time of re-
survey (1984). Various further inscriptions to members of the Heighway family
on top ledger.


Listing NGR: SJ3996206057

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