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Wicare Chest Tomb Approximately 13 Metres South East of Aisle of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Burlescombe, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9416 / 50°56'29"N

Longitude: -3.3162 / 3°18'58"W

OS Eastings: 307623

OS Northings: 116616

OS Grid: ST076166

Mapcode National: GBR LR.NTZW

Mapcode Global: FRA 36YM.7WZ

Entry Name: Wicare Chest Tomb Approximately 13 Metres South East of Aisle of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 17 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106467

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95878

Location: Burlescombe, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Burlescombe

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Burlescombe St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

BURLESCOMBE BURLESCOMBE
ST 01 NE
5/27 Wicare chest tomb approximately 13
- metres south-east of aisle of
Church of St Mary
GV II
Chest tomb. Dated 1638 in memory of Peter Wicare. Hamstone ashlar. Chest tomb
with a flat soffit-moulded lid, and plain sides, it sits on a moulded plinth. The
southern long side is inscribed with neat Roman serif capitals and records the death
of Peter Wicare in 1638.


Listing NGR: ST0762816614

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