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Group of 3 Monuments Approximately 2.5 Metres South of Chancel Wall Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6456 / 50°38'44"N

Longitude: -2.4172 / 2°25'2"W

OS Eastings: 370594

OS Northings: 82964

OS Grid: SY705829

Mapcode National: GBR PZ.H1BC

Mapcode Global: FRA 57TC.J2X

Entry Name: Group of 3 Monuments Approximately 2.5 Metres South of Chancel Wall Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 22 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135146

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467334

Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT3

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

Electoral Ward/Division: Preston

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Weymouth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Preston with Sutton Poyntz St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


873-1/3/467 (South side)
Group of 3 monuments approx. 2.5m
south of chancel wall, Church of St


3 headstones. C17 and C18. Portland stone. From N to S: (i)
Unidentified, probably late C17. A very thick square-topped
stone with a sunk panel enclosed under a scalloped pointed
arch. Inscription not legible; (ii) To Jane CHRISTIROSE (?),
dated 174-. The stone has a scrolled top, with very worn
modelled embellishment. The inscription partly legible; (iii)
To William, son of Stephen ......., C18. A shaped top to small
central scroll above a plain surface with very worn
inscription, contained within and incised panel frame. Part of
the left side is broken off.

Listing NGR: SY7059482964

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