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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TOMBCHEST OF WILLIAM BRISCOE (DIED 1723) AND OTHERS, 4 METRES WEST OF PRIEST'S DOOR TO ST MICHAEL'S CHURCH

List entry Number: 1130547

Location

TOMBCHEST OF WILLIAM BRISCOE (DIED 1723) AND OTHERS, 4 METRES WEST OF PRIEST'S DOOR TO ST MICHAEL'S CHURCH, SHOTWICK VILLAGE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityShotwick

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Oct-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55689

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History

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Details

SJ 37 SW SHOTWICK C.P. THE VILLAGE (North Side)

3/43 Tombchest of William Briscoe (died 1723) and others, 4m west of priest's door to St Michael's Church.

GV II

Tombchest: dated 1723. Ashlar buff sandstone. Rectangular tombchest on chamfered plinth with 2 fielded panels on the long sides, one on the short sides. Cyma-moulded cornice to top slab, the upper surface of which has a long inscription, in a semi-circular headed border, to William Briscoe, his wife, brother and sister-in-law, in good serifed script. Given the similarity to the item 3/44 the chest, apart from the top slab, the remainder may date to c1764.

Listing NGR: SJ3369071762

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National Grid Reference: SJ 33681 71764

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