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Tucker Chest Tomb About 2 Metres North East of Chancel of Church of St James*

A Grade II Listed Building in Slapton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2932 / 50°17'35"N

Longitude: -3.6559 / 3°39'21"W

OS Eastings: 282144

OS Northings: 45003

OS Grid: SX821450

Mapcode National: GBR QP.92FC

Mapcode Global: FRA 3878.1KD

Entry Name: Tucker Chest Tomb About 2 Metres North East of Chancel of Church of St James*

Listing Date: 25 March 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108013

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99895

Location: Slapton, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Slapton

Built-Up Area: Slapton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Slapton St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX8245 Tucker chest tomb about
2 metres north east of
11/110 chancel of Church of St


Chest tomb. Circa 1760. Finely dressed slate chest with hollow chamfered
cornice and slate lid inscribed on top in upper and lower case with serifs
to "Thomas Tucker of --knoll of this parish" who died in 1760. There is a
later slate plaque rebated into the west end of the chest with inscription
to Thomas Tucker died 1805 and signed on top "J Wills? Sculpt".

Listing NGR: SX8214845004

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

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