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Latitude: 51.7937 / 51°47'37"N
Longitude: -2.9071 / 2°54'25"W
OS Eastings: 337539
OS Northings: 210948
OS Grid: SO375109
Mapcode National: GBR FB.Y1KJ
Mapcode Global: VH79G.K5JS
Entry Name: Elizabeth Jones tomb and railings, Llanarth churchyard
Listing Date: 15 March 2000
Last Amended: 15 March 2000
Source ID: 22993
Building Class: Commemorative
Location: Situated in Llanarth churchyard S of nave.
Community: Llanarth (Llan-arth)
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
Railed enclosure around the large and plain double chest tomb of Elizabeth Jones, of Clytha House (d 1787) in whose memory her husband William built the Clytha Castle folly. Further inscription to William Jones (d 1805). Presumably late C18 made for Elizabeth Jones, possibly made after William Jones' death in 1805.
Large chest tomb in railed square enclosure. Spearhead iron railings with urn stanchions at angles and centre of each side. Scrolled supporting bars within. The chest tomb is large and plain with coved edge to capstone. Top inscriptions to Elizabeth and William Jones.
Included for fine iron railings and for historical reasons, associated with the Clytha Castle folly.
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