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Paul Family Chest Tomb in Churchyard About 10 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: 50.9851 / 50°59'6"N

Longitude: -2.9899 / 2°59'23"W

OS Eastings: 330610

OS Northings: 121104

OS Grid: ST306211

Mapcode National: GBR M6.L6B2

Mapcode Global: FRA 46MH.WJ0

Entry Name: Paul Family Chest Tomb in Churchyard About 10 Metres South of South Aisle Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 21 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060401

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270799

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


6/19 Paul family chest tomb in
churchyard, about 10 m south of
south aisle, Church of St John
the Baptist


Chest tomb. C18. Ham stone. Ledger topped, moulded cornice and plinth, raised and fielded panels, north and south sides
with pilasters divided horizontally into 3 panels. Inscribed north front to Edmund Paris Paul, died 1795, west to
6eorge Paul, died 1810, and south to Mary Paul, died 1788, with a poem "A mother who with every grace was blessed/With
all the ornaments of virtue dressed/With whatsoever religion recommends/The best of wives, of mothers and of friends".
Similar in design to Paris family chest tomb (qv) to north.

Listing NGR: ST3060921109

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

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