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Chest Tomb, 2 Metres South-West of Porch, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishops Lydeard, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.061 / 51°3'39"N

Longitude: -3.1888 / 3°11'19"W

OS Eastings: 316787

OS Northings: 129745

OS Grid: ST167297

Mapcode National: GBR LX.FHYY

Mapcode Global: FRA 4669.X3D

Entry Name: Chest Tomb, 2 Metres South-West of Porch, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059250

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270230

Location: Bishop's Lydeard, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Bishop's Lydeard

Built-Up Area: Bishops Lydeard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


10/18 Chest tomb, 2 metres South-west
of porch, Church of St Mary


Chest tomb. Unidentified. C17. Ham stone top, red sandstone sides with inserted panel. Flat topped, bolection moulded
cornice, North and South faces end bays have cusped head arcades with inscribed panel inserted upside down on North
face, illegible except for date 1621. East and West ends plain. Deeply sunk into ground.

Listing NGR: ST1678729745

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

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