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Latitude: 51.708 / 51°42'28"N
Longitude: -3.0358 / 3°2'8"W
OS Eastings: 328528
OS Northings: 201537
OS Grid: SO285015
Mapcode National: GBR J4.3M3D
Mapcode Global: VH79S.BBGH
Entry Name: Tomb of William Edmunds at Tabernacle Baptist Church
Listing Date: 29 May 1997
Last Amended: 29 May 1997
Source ID: 18453
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: In the small paved area in front of Tabernacle Baptist Church.
Community: Trevethin (Trefddyn)
Locality: Old Penygarn
Built-Up Area: Pontypool
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
A chest tomb erected in 1832 or soon after.
Chest tomb of William Edmunds, died 1832. Grey limestone with darker base and cap. Eighteenth century style. Monumental chest on two stepped plinth, the upper step is moulded. Chest with corner pilasters in antis with vermiculated blocking. Each face with a finely incised inscription to William Edmunds, died 1832, and other members of his family, each panel with an inscribed frame.
Included for group value with the Tabernacle Baptist Church, and as a good and well preserved example of a nineteenth century chest tomb of unusual quality for a Baptist cemetery.
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