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Group of 3 Soper Headstones About 11 Metres East of the East Wall of the Church of St George

A Grade II Listed Building in Thrushelton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6674 / 50°40'2"N

Longitude: -4.1981 / 4°11'53"W

OS Eastings: 244758

OS Northings: 87608

OS Grid: SX447876

Mapcode National: GBR NT.77HX

Mapcode Global: FRA 2739.SCR

Entry Name: Group of 3 Soper Headstones About 11 Metres East of the East Wall of the Church of St George

Listing Date: 7 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1105511

English Heritage Legacy ID: 92582

Location: Thrushelton, West Devon, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Thrushelton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text

SX 48 NW THRUSHELTON THRUSHELTON

3/339 Group of 3 Soper headstones about
- 11m east of the east wall of the
church of St George

GV II


Group of 3 headstones. Early and late C18. Slate 2 headstones face west, 1 faces
east. The northern of the west-facing headstones commemorates Richard Soper, buried
1735 and is round-headed with scratch mouldings and elaborate initial letters to the
inscription. The southern commemorates John Soper of Broadley, buried 1704 and is
similar in design with a fleur de lis carved in the head. The third headstone is
about 2 metres west and commemorates Ann Soper, buried 1781, with a stepped head and
a verse below the inscription.


Listing NGR: SX4475187607

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

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