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Southmead Chest Tomb Approximately 10 Metres North of Aisle of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Chagford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.673 / 50°40'22"N

Longitude: -3.8391 / 3°50'20"W

OS Eastings: 270139

OS Northings: 87541

OS Grid: SX701875

Mapcode National: GBR QB.YX3N

Mapcode Global: FRA 27V9.85B

Entry Name: Southmead Chest Tomb Approximately 10 Metres North of Aisle of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1147230

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94655

Location: Chagford, West Devon, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Chagford

Built-Up Area: Chagford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chagford St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 7087 Chagford
6/126 Southmead chest tomb approximately
- 10 metres north of aisle of
Church of St Michael

Chest tomb. Dated 1832 in memory of Reverend William Southmead. Granite ashlar
with cast iron area railings. Chest tomb has a moulded plinth and soffit-moulded
flat lid. Each long side contains a sunken rectangular panel flanked by sunken
pilasters. It is inscribed on the south-east side with Roman serif upper and lower
case lettering including some italics. It records the death of William Southmead in
1832 and his brother John in 1833.

Listing NGR: SX7013987541

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