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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: MONUMENT APPROXIMATELY 19 METRES WEST OF TOWER OF PRIORY CHURCH OF ST MARY

List entry Number: 1195069

Location

MONUMENT APPROXIMATELY 19 METRES WEST OF TOWER OF PRIORY CHURCH OF ST MARY, PRIORY CHURCHYARD

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

County District District Type Parish
LancashireLancasterDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Mar-1995

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 383261

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History

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Details

LANCASTER

SD4761NW PRIORY CHURCHYARD 1685-1/6/228 Monument approximately 19 metres west of tower of Priory Church of St Mary

GV II

Tomb chest and effigy. Mid C19. Marble on a sandstone plinth, with cast-iron railings. Rectangular tomb chest with clasping pilasters, with the effigy of a young woman in a flowing gown, half-reclining and resting her head on her right hand. Originally surrounded by cast-iron railings, of which only 2 sides remain in damaged condition, with colonnette standards at the corners and railings decorated with cusped Gothic arches. The inscription is now illegible, but the memorial is said to be to Ann Rothwell, wife of William Talbot Rothwell of Foxholes, Bay Horse. (Docton KH: The Tombstones and Memorials... of the St Mary's Priory Church: Lancaster: 1972-: 41).

Listing NGR: SD4732061950

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Docton, K H - Title: The Tombstones and Memorials of the St Marys Priory Church - Date: 1972 - Page References: 41

National Grid Reference: SD 47320 61950

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