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Unknown Chest Tomb in Churchyard, One Metre to North of Chancel, Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Compton Bishop, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2945 / 51°17'40"N

Longitude: -2.8675 / 2°52'3"W

OS Eastings: 339605

OS Northings: 155401

OS Grid: ST396554

Mapcode National: GBR JC.YMDR

Mapcode Global: VH7CT.7QWH

Entry Name: Unknown Chest Tomb in Churchyard, One Metre to North of Chancel, Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059081

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268806

Location: Compton Bishop, Sedgemoor, Somerset, BS26

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Compton Bishop

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


1/148 Unknown chest tomb in churchyard,
one metre to north of chancel,
Church of St Andrew



Chest tomb. Probably late C17. Dressed stone chest, 3 recessed panels to each side, a further recessed panel to each
end. Slab top moulded around its edge. Inscriptions decayed.

Listing NGR: ST3960255403

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

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