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Latitude: 51.5833 / 51°34'59"N
Longitude: -1.8616 / 1°51'41"W
OS Eastings: 409688
OS Northings: 187164
OS Grid: SU096871
Mapcode National: GBR 3SM.Q4Z
Mapcode Global: VHB3C.PG7M
Entry Name: Maskeylne Monument in Churchyard Against South Trancept Wall, Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 17 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1023166
English Heritage Legacy ID: 317936
Location: Purton, Wiltshire, SN5
Civil Parish: Purton
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Purton
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
SU 08 NE PURTON CHURCH END
8/288 Maskelyne monument in churchyard
against south transept wall, Church
of St. Mary
Chest tomb in arca form. Early C19. Limestone. Hipped and
moulded table. Chest with recessed moulded panels and plinth.
With other monuments in formerly railed enclosure. To NEVIL
MASKELYNE, Astronomer Royal, died 1811, whose tablet occurs within
the church (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SU0969187162
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