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Robert Hancock Chest Tomb, 6 Metres South-West of South Porch, Church of St Lawrence

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0818 / 51°4'54"N

Longitude: -3.2463 / 3°14'46"W

OS Eastings: 312794

OS Northings: 132120

OS Grid: ST127321

Mapcode National: GBR LV.D1DT

Mapcode Global: FRA 4628.C2R

Plus Code: 9C3R3QJ3+PF

Entry Name: Robert Hancock Chest Tomb, 6 Metres South-West of South Porch, Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060609

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270381

Location: Lydeard St. Lawrence, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Lydeard St. Lawrence

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Lydeard St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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2/170 Robert Hancock chest tomb, 6
metres South-west of South porch,
Church of St Lawrence


Chest tomb. Early C19, partly reset. Ham stone and doulting. Ledger topped, moulded cornice and plinth, curved inset
panels East and West ends with Maltese crosses, inserted panels of Forest of Dean stone inscribed South side to Robert
Hancock, died 1825, and North side to Jane Hancock, died 1849. Cornice damaged North-west corner.

Listing NGR: ST1279432120

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