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Two Monuments in Churchyard, 4 and 6 Metres South of Chancel, Church of St Mary Magdalen

A Grade II Listed Building in Knowle St. Giles, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.8997 / 50°53'58"N

Longitude: -2.9096 / 2°54'34"W

OS Eastings: 336132

OS Northings: 111531

OS Grid: ST361115

Mapcode National: GBR M9.RNP3

Mapcode Global: FRA 46SQ.J9T

Entry Name: Two Monuments in Churchyard, 4 and 6 Metres South of Chancel, Church of St Mary Magdalen

Listing Date: 30 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056197

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262179

Location: Knowle St. Giles, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Knowle St. Giles

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Cricket Malherbie with Knowle St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


CRICKET LANE(East side)CRICKET MALHERBIE.Two monuments in churchyard,4 and 6 metres south of chancel,Church of St Mary Magdalen

Two chest tombs:(a)Plimton monument about 4 metres south of chancel doorway:Chest tomb.C17.Ham stone.Moulded plinth:plain sides and flankes;cyma-recta coving to heavy flat top.Commemorates Thomas Plimton,died 1672,and Thomas Plimpton the Younger,died 1665,with others.(b) Baker monument about 6 metres south of chancel window:Chest tomb.C17.Ham stone.Base buried;plain sides and flanks:cyma-racta coving to heavy flat top,Commemorates Joane Baker.Daughter of Robert,died 1678(This inscription in simple incised 'frame' with crude hourglass aid face in-side panels);others commemorated include Robert Baker died 1735.

Listing NGR: ST3613211531

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