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Latitude: 50.9417 / 50°56'30"N
Longitude: -3.3163 / 3°18'58"W
OS Eastings: 307615
OS Northings: 116633
OS Grid: ST076166
Mapcode National: GBR LR.NTYJ
Mapcode Global: FRA 36YM.7TQ
Entry Name: Wills Headstone Approximately 1.5 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 17 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1147602
English Heritage Legacy ID: 95872
Location: Burlescombe, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Burlescombe
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Burlescombe St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
ST 01 NE
5/21 Wills headstone approximate 1.5m
- south of chancel of Church of St
Headstone. Dated 1690 in memory of John Wills. Hamstone. Upright slab with
elliptical head standing approximately 1.2m high. The front contains a sunken panel
between borders each side of carved guilloche and below the head carved with a
winged cherubs head flanked by a skull and crossbones and an hourglass. The
inscription, in Roman serif upper and lower case lettering, records the death of
John Wills in 1690.
Listing NGR: ST0761616636
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