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Table Tomb in St Peter's Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Ruthin, Denbighshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1152 / 53°6'54"N

Longitude: -3.3111 / 3°18'39"W

OS Eastings: 312344

OS Northings: 358362

OS Grid: SJ123583

Mapcode National: GBR 6S.7L6H

Mapcode Global: WH779.3YKP

Entry Name: Table Tomb in St Peter's Churchyard

Listing Date: 30 December 2005

Last Amended: 30 December 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 87351

Location: Located in the W part of the churchyard, one of approximately 30 table tombs which are enclosed by iron railings.

County: Denbighshire

Town: Ruthin

Community: Ruthin (Rhuthun)

Community: Ruthin

Locality: St Peter's Churchyard

Built-Up Area: Ruthin

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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History

An unusual classical-style churchyard monument, probably late C18.

Exterior

An open-sided table tomb with capstone in the form of a shallow hipped roof. Squat stone columns, to angles and centre of each side, each with a bulbous ring, resting on a flat stone slab just above ground level. The capstone bears engraved writing to each face, which is no longer legible.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as an unusual classical-style churchyard monument and for group value with the enclosing churchyard railings and the Church of St Peter.

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