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Latitude: 51.7332 / 51°43'59"N
Longitude: -2.687 / 2°41'13"W
OS Eastings: 352655
OS Northings: 204060
OS Grid: SO526040
Mapcode National: GBR JL.24T7
Mapcode Global: VH877.CPWN
Entry Name: Group of four Chest Tombs in Churchyard to the south west of Church of St Oudoceus
Listing Date: 28 February 2001
Last Amended: 28 February 2001
Source ID: 24918
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: About 20m to the south west of the Church of St Oudoceus.
Community: Trellech United (Tryleg Unedig)
Community: Trellech United
Built-Up Area: Llandogo
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
Group of four chest tombs dating from the mid and late C18. The dates of death recorded are 1736, 1748, 1749 and 1789.
Four sandstone chest tombs with scrolled corner balusters and slab tops with cyma recta mouldings. They are inscribed severally :-
Benjamin Lewis, died 1748
Anne, wife of George Lewis, died 1749
Barbara Griffiths, died 1736
Mary, wife of Jon Holt, died 1789
Included as a particularly good and well preserved group of C18 chest tombs having strong group value with the Church of St Oudoceus, the other churchyard monuments and the churchyard wall.
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