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Latitude: 50.9711 / 50°58'16"N
Longitude: -3.0174 / 3°1'2"W
OS Eastings: 328658
OS Northings: 119572
OS Grid: ST286195
Mapcode National: GBR M4.M5CM
Mapcode Global: FRA 46KJ.Y13
Entry Name: Coleman Family Chest Tomb at Ngr St 2868 1956 About 23 Metres East of Entrance to Former Churchyard
Listing Date: 21 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1060434
English Heritage Legacy ID: 270781
Location: Bickenhall, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA3
District: Taunton Deane
Civil Parish: Bickenhall
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
8/1 Coleman family chest tomb at NGR
ST 2868 1956, about 23 east of
entrance to former churchyard
Chest tomb. Mid C18. Ham stone. Ledger topped, cyma recta moulded cornice, moulded plinth, inscribed on all faces,
south to Mary wife of Richard Coleman died 1754, west to John Bugg died 1757. Cornice slightly damaged, partially sunk
but good lettering. Forms part of a good group of chest tombs in the former churchyard of Bickenhall Church. The church
was in a delapidated condition when the rector, the Rev Portman, had it demolished in 1849 and rebuilt at his own
expense nearer his rectory in Staple Fitzpaine. (Sixmith, Staple Fitzpaine and the Forest of Neroche, 1958).
Listing NGR: ST2868019560
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