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Talbot Chest Tomb Approximately 2 Metres South of Chancel of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Holcombe Rogus, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9629 / 50°57'46"N

Longitude: -3.3447 / 3°20'40"W

OS Eastings: 305663

OS Northings: 119020

OS Grid: ST056190

Mapcode National: GBR LQ.MLGL

Mapcode Global: FRA 36WK.NSB

Entry Name: Talbot Chest Tomb Approximately 2 Metres South of Chancel of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 17 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106422

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95964

Location: Holcombe Rogus, Mid Devon, Devon, TA21

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Holcombe Rogus

Built-Up Area: Holcombe Rogus

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Holcombe Rogus All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

HOLCOMBE ROGUS HOLCOMBE ROGUS
ST 01 NE
5/116 Talbot chest tomb approximately 2
- metres south of chancel of Church
of All Saints
GV II
Chest tomb. Dated 1836 in memory of Hugh Talbot. Grey-coloured limestone ashlar.
From a wide chamfered plinth the sides splay outwards as they rise to a hollow-
chamfered cornice under a lid with low-pitch ridge along the top. The chest sides
have beaded corners. The lid is inscribed in Roman serif upper and lower case
lettering and records the death of Hugh Talbot in 1836 and his son John in 1837.


Listing NGR: ST0565919017

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