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Chest Tomb with Railings Approximately 15 Metres South of South Porch of Church of St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Filleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 51.036 / 51°2'9"N

Longitude: -3.9089 / 3°54'31"W

OS Eastings: 266256

OS Northings: 128023

OS Grid: SS662280

Mapcode National: GBR KY.H1KP

Mapcode Global: FRA 26PC.YT4

Plus Code: 9C3R23PR+9F

Entry Name: Chest Tomb with Railings Approximately 15 Metres South of South Porch of Church of St Paul

Listing Date: 13 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107545

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98971

ID on this website: 101107545

Location: St Paul's Church, Filleigh, North Devon, EX32

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Filleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Filleigh St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Chest tomb with railings approximately 15 metres south of south porch of Church of St Paul


Chest tomb. Late C18. Ashlar chest tomb enclosed by iron grate. Rectangular on
plan with central sections of each facet breaking forward slightly and convex lid.
Inscription on south side to Rev. Hugh Fortescue, 53 years rector of this parish.
Died 1799.

Listing NGR: SS6625628023

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