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Unidentified Chest Tomb in Churchyard, Directly Adjacent to East End of Chancel of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Moorlinch, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1281 / 51°7'41"N

Longitude: -2.8614 / 2°51'41"W

OS Eastings: 339816

OS Northings: 136889

OS Grid: ST398368

Mapcode National: GBR MC.98WH

Mapcode Global: VH7DL.CX42

Entry Name: Unidentified Chest Tomb in Churchyard, Directly Adjacent to East End of Chancel of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060122

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269563

Location: Moorlinch, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA7

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Moorlinch

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

2/41 Unidentified chest tomb in
churchyard, directly adjacent to
east end of chancel of Church of
St. Mary

Chest tomb. C17. Dressed stone. Plinth buried. Classic oblong chest with corner pilasters and a central pilaster to
north and south sides, between the pilasters decoration in relief. Slab top moulded around its outer edge. The chest is
much obscured at the tile of survey (December 1985) by ivy, no inscriptions seen.

Listing NGR: ST3982136886

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

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