Monument details

HER Number:1163/1/3
Type of record:Archaeology
Name:Canopied tomb in St Mary's churchyard

Summary

Scheduled Monument and Grade II* listed canopied tomb in the Churchyard of St Mary. Late 13th century. The tomb is for a member of the Venables Family. The top of the slab has a male and female figure, their hands clasped in prayer.


Parish:NEWBOLD ASTBURY, CONGLETON, CHESHIRE EAST

Monument Types

  • CEMETERY (Graveyard, Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • CHURCH (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • GRAVESTONE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • VILLAGE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Protected Status:Scheduled Monument 1017059: Canopied Tomb In St Mary'S Churchyard; Conservation Area; Listed Building (old) (II) 4/55: Title not entered



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