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Robert Beckley Monument 3 Metres South of South Porch, Church of St Swithin

A Grade II Listed Building in Pyworthy, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8007 / 50°48'2"N

Longitude: -4.3956 / 4°23'44"W

OS Eastings: 231280

OS Northings: 102866

OS Grid: SS312028

Mapcode National: GBR K8.YY0K

Mapcode Global: FRA 16PZ.7CT

Plus Code: 9C2QRJ23+7P

Entry Name: Robert Beckley Monument 3 Metres South of South Porch, Church of St Swithin

Listing Date: 18 December 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104953

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91968

Location: Pyworthy, Torridge, Devon, EX22

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Pyworthy

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Pyworthy with Pancrasweek

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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13/61 Robert Beckley monument 3m
South of South porch, Church
of St Swithin


Chest tomb. Dated 1701. Red sandstone squared and coursed, slate slab. Chamfered plinth,
cyma recta moulded cornice. Slate slab inscribed around the perimeter in latin to Robert
Beckley, rector, died 19 October 1701. Poem in english in centre extolling his virtues.

Listing NGR: SS3128002866

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