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Pair of Chest Tombs in South West Corner of Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishopsteignton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5509 / 50°33'3"N

Longitude: -3.5381 / 3°32'17"W

OS Eastings: 291129

OS Northings: 73479

OS Grid: SX911734

Mapcode National: GBR P1.29ZK

Mapcode Global: FRA 37GL.ZC8

Entry Name: Pair of Chest Tombs in South West Corner of Churchyard

Listing Date: 2 December 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1147374

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85686

Location: Bishopsteignton, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ14

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Bishopsteignton

Built-Up Area: Bishopsteignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bishopsteignton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 9073-9173

13/24 Pair of chest tombs in south west corner of churchyard


Pair of chest tombs. Early C19. Freestone. The eastern tomb has a panelled chest with corner pilasters and an oversailing lid. Inscription commemorates Edward Meadows, died 1815, (former railings no longer exist). One metre to the north west a second chest is panelled with a moulded plinth and corner pilasters. Illegible inscription on lid.

Listing NGR: SX9112573479

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

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