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Mercer Chest Tomb About 1 Metre South of West Tower of Church of St Olaf

A Grade II Listed Building in Poughill, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.8419 / 50°50'30"N

Longitude: -4.5262 / 4°31'34"W

OS Eastings: 222235

OS Northings: 107746

OS Grid: SS222077

Mapcode National: GBR K3.W75Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 16DW.4GX

Plus Code: 9C2QRFRF+PG

Entry Name: Mercer Chest Tomb About 1 Metre South of West Tower of Church of St Olaf

Listing Date: 9 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141851

English Heritage Legacy ID: 64786

ID on this website: 101141851

Location: St Olaf's Church, Poughill, Cornwall, EX23

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Bude-Stratton

Built-Up Area: Poughill

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Poughill

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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5/209 Mercer chest tomb about 1
- metre south of west tower of
Church of St Olaf

Chest tomb. Early C18, commemorating Saul Cornish Mercer, died 1738. Brick chest
with chamfered brick plinth and inscribed slate lid.

Listing NGR: SS2223507746

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