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Pair of Blatchford Headstones Approximately 10 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Peter Tavy, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5805 / 50°34'49"N

Longitude: -4.1012 / 4°6'4"W

OS Eastings: 251329

OS Northings: 77748

OS Grid: SX513777

Mapcode National: GBR NY.DVSJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 279J.N1B

Entry Name: Pair of Blatchford Headstones Approximately 10 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St St Peter

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105405

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92829

Location: Peter Tavy, West Devon, Devon, PL19

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Peter Tavy

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

PETER TAVY PETER TAVY
SX 57 NW
9/97 Pair of Blatchford headstones
approximately 10 metres south of
Chancel of church of St Peter
GV II

Pair of headstones. 1777 to father and son both named Oliver Blatchford, son died
aged 6 months. Slate with nowy heads. Headstone to Oliver the Elder has carved in
its head a recumbent figure with winged angel's head either side and "REMEMBER
DEATH" inscribed above. Headstone to Oliver the Younger has simple winged angel's
head carved in top.


Listing NGR: SX5132277746

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