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Pair of Dennis Headstones Approximately 8 Metres West of Church of St Thomas of Canterbury

A Grade II Listed Building in Northlew, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7728 / 50°46'22"N

Longitude: -4.1219 / 4°7'18"W

OS Eastings: 250481

OS Northings: 99173

OS Grid: SX504991

Mapcode National: GBR NX.0P2J

Mapcode Global: FRA 2781.D0T

Entry Name: Pair of Dennis Headstones Approximately 8 Metres West of Church of St Thomas of Canterbury

Listing Date: 29 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105198

English Heritage Legacy ID: 93338

Location: Northlew, West Devon, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Northlew

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Northlew St Thomas of Canterbury

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

NORTHLEW NORTHLEW
SX 59 NW
9/228 Pair of Dennis headstones
approximately 8 metres west of
- Church of St Thomas of Canterbury
GV II
Pair of headstones. Dated 1756 and 1784 to John Dennis and his father
Philip. Slate. The right-hand one to John has a straight head with curved
sides, a curved winged angel's head. Flanked by ornate scrolled decoration
and decoration down the sides. The left-hand headstone, to Philip, has a
straight head with scrolled sides, 3 winged angel's head at the top and
the inscription "Distinguished for his industry probity and blameless
life". Epitaph below.


Listing NGR: SX5048199173

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