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Latitude: 51.0844 / 51°5'3"N
Longitude: -2.6224 / 2°37'20"W
OS Eastings: 356497
OS Northings: 131860
OS Grid: ST564318
Mapcode National: GBR MP.CWZS
Mapcode Global: FRA 56D8.24W
Entry Name: Unknown Monument in the Churchyard 14 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Peter
Listing Date: 17 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1058836
English Heritage Legacy ID: 267564
Location: Lydford-on-Fosse, Mendip, Somerset, TA11
Civil Parish: Lydford-on-Fosse
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST53SE LYDFORD-ON-FOSSE CP HIGH STREET (West side)
10/92 Unknown monument in the
churchyard 14 metres south of
chancel of Church of St. Peter
Chest tomb. C17 Dressed lias and Ham stone. Classic oblong chest on a moulded plinth; (plinth buried at time of
re-survey, August 1984); chest with elaborate scroll decoration to east and west ends; that to east end surrounding a
clover-roof cross, that to west end a blank oval panel; south side with fluted end pilasters, north side with end
pilasters with cherubic heads in relief; a lias panel inset between each pair of pilasters, that to north with the
remains of an inscription. Hipped slab top cavetto moulded around its lower edge.
Listing NGR: ST5649731860
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