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Chest Tomb to NE of Church of Saint Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Rhuddlan, Denbighshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.291 / 53°17'27"N

Longitude: -3.4691 / 3°28'8"W

OS Eastings: 302168

OS Northings: 378120

OS Grid: SJ021781

Mapcode National: GBR 4Z6C.RZ

Mapcode Global: WH659.PJ7X

Entry Name: Chest Tomb to NE of Church of Saint Mary

Listing Date: 10 November 1994

Last Amended: 10 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14978

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: In the E angle of the chancel of the church and the mausoleum which projects to its N.

County: Denbighshire

Community: Rhuddlan

Community: Rhuddlan

Built-Up Area: Rhuddlan

Traditional County: Flintshire

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Exterior

Chest tomb, dated 1685, the inscription otherwise badly eroded and largely illegible. Inscribed slab with shield, and lettering running round the margins, carried on base with strapwork panels and guilloche with fluted shafts at angles and centre of each side.

Reasons for Listing

A good and rare example of late C17 memorial sculpture.

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