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Chest Tomb, 1 Metre South of the Chancel, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishops Lydeard, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0611 / 51°3'39"N

Longitude: -3.1885 / 3°11'18"W

OS Eastings: 316807

OS Northings: 129755

OS Grid: ST168297

Mapcode National: GBR LX.FJ1D

Mapcode Global: FRA 4669.X77

Entry Name: Chest Tomb, 1 Metre South of the Chancel, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270236

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


10/24 Chest tomb, 1 metre South of the
chancel, Church of St Mary



Chest tomb. Unidentified. Mid C17. Ham stone. Bombe sided chest tomb on moulded plinth with inscription frieze eroded
away on all faces except North which reads "day of January anno dommini 1651". Flat topped with coat of arms in
cartouche with scroll resting on a demi-tetrahedron support. An impressive chest tomb in a prominent position.

Listing NGR: ST1680729754

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

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