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Braddick Headstone Approximately 2.5 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Winifred

A Grade II Listed Building in Branscombe, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6901 / 50°41'24"N

Longitude: -3.1401 / 3°8'24"W

OS Eastings: 319559

OS Northings: 88450

OS Grid: SY195884

Mapcode National: GBR PC.73PN

Mapcode Global: FRA 4798.4GD

Entry Name: Braddick Headstone Approximately 2.5 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Winifred

Listing Date: 8 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104137

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88699

Location: Branscombe, East Devon, Devon, EX12

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Branscombe

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Branscombe St Winifred

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text



SY 18 NE BRANSCOMBE BRANSCOMBE

7/28 Braddick headstone approximately
- 2.5 metres south of chancel of
Church of St Winifred
GV II

Headstone. Dated 1673 in memory of John Braddick. Beerstone ashlar. Upright
square-headed slab standing approximately 550 millimetres high. The front is
inscribed with Roman serif upper and lower case lettering although most is capitals.
It records the death of Joseph Braddick in 1673. The charming epitaph points out
that as he died suddenly shearing sheep, death treated him as abruptly as he treated
his sheep.


Listing NGR: SY1956288433

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

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