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Unidentified Chest Tomb, in Churchyard About 22 Metres South of Porch, Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Carhampton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1743 / 51°10'27"N

Longitude: -3.4186 / 3°25'6"W

OS Eastings: 300927

OS Northings: 142628

OS Grid: ST009426

Mapcode National: GBR LL.6CRL

Mapcode Global: VH6GM.PRL5

Entry Name: Unidentified Chest Tomb, in Churchyard About 22 Metres South of Porch, Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 5 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057360

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265298

Location: Carhampton, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Carhampton

Built-Up Area: Carhampton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


15/16 Unidentified chest tomb, in
churchyard about 22 metres south
of porch, Church of St John the


Chest tomb. Early-mid C18. Possibly Doulting. Flat topped, moulded cornice, plinth below ground; 3 fluted pilasters on
south front with 2 raised oval panels - inscription illegible, north front badly damaged, oval panel and central
pilaster missing, inserted section of inscribed lias stone from an unidentifiable source, east end carved with hour
glass with ribbon set above scull and cross bones, west end obscured by ivy at time of survey (June 1984), All in very
poor condition.

Listing NGR: ST0092742628

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