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John Symes Memorial in Churchyard About 4 Metres South of South Aisle Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Hatch Beauchamp, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9852 / 50°59'6"N

Longitude: -2.9899 / 2°59'23"W

OS Eastings: 330608

OS Northings: 121111

OS Grid: ST306211

Mapcode National: GBR M6.L6B2

Mapcode Global: FRA 46MH.WGP

Entry Name: John Symes Memorial in Churchyard About 4 Metres South of South Aisle Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 21 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060400

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270798

Location: Hatch Beauchamp, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Hatch Beauchamp

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/18 John Symes memorial in
churchyard, about 4 m south of
south aisle, Church of St John
the Baptist


Obelisk on plinth. Dated 1688 and 1798. Ham stone. Obelisk on concave moulded base set on pedestal, dado inscribed on
north side WH 1688 and on west side "in memory of John Symes.... died 1798, servant .... of John Collins Esq for
Upwards of 34 year's; in about 3.5 m high. John Collins built Hatch Court (qv), and the obelisk is said to have been

Listing NGR: ST3061321111

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