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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: TOMB AND MONUMENT TO HENRY RAIKES IN NORTH PART OF OVERLEIGH CEMETERY

List entry Number: 1375893

Location

TOMB AND MONUMENT TO HENRY RAIKES IN NORTH PART OF OVERLEIGH CEMETERY, OVERLEIGH ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Jul-1998

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 469872

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History

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Details

CHESTER CITY (EM)

SJ4065 OVERLEIGH ROAD 1932-1/8/210 (North side (off)) Tomb and monument to Henry Raikes in north part of Overleigh Cemetery

GV II

Tomb, effigy and monument of Henry Raikes, Chancellor of Chester Diocese. 1857. Designed by TM Penson, effigy and carved panels by Thomas Earp. Yellow sandstone. Effigy on table tomb under arched canopy with carved panels including Crucifixion, north, and Christ healing, south. Inscription: "HENRY RAIKES CHANCELLOR OF DIOCESE WHO DIED 28TH NOVEMBER

1854 AGED 72 YEARS".





Listing NGR: SJ4026865463

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National Grid Reference: SJ 40268 65463

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