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Witts Headstone in Churchyard, 2 Metres South of Chancel, Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Broad Hinton, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4857 / 51°29'8"N

Longitude: -1.8495 / 1°50'58"W

OS Eastings: 410549

OS Northings: 176319

OS Grid: SU105763

Mapcode National: GBR 3TT.TG9

Mapcode Global: VHB3R.WXMF

Entry Name: Witts Headstone in Churchyard, 2 Metres South of Chancel, Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 2 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033840

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311271

Location: Broad Hinton, Wiltshire, SN4

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Broad Hinton

Built-Up Area: Broad Hinton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

SU 17 NW BROAD HINTON CHURCH LANE
2/27 Witts headstone in churchyard,
2m south of chancel, Church of
St. Peter
II
Headstone. C17. Limestone. Shaped top with incised bowl and
leaves. Legend below, reads: HERE LYETH THE BODY OF / HENRY WITT
WHO DEPARTED / THIS LIFE APRIL Y 2 : 1685 / AS THOU ART NOW SO ONCE
/ WAS I : IN HELTH AND STRENGTH / THOUGH HERE I LYE / AS I AM NOW
SOE SHALT THOV / BE : PREPARE FOR DEATH DAND / FOLLOW MEE.


Listing NGR: SU1054976319

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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