This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 50.9511 / 50°57'4"N
Longitude: -4.0899 / 4°5'23"W
OS Eastings: 253298
OS Northings: 118935
OS Grid: SS532189
Mapcode National: GBR KP.N9QZ
Mapcode Global: FRA 26BL.DH3
Entry Name: Cooke Headstone Approximately 33 Metres South South West of the Tower of the Church of St Giles
Listing Date: 16 February 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1147891
English Heritage Legacy ID: 91851
Location: St. Giles in the Wood, Torridge, Devon, EX38
Civil Parish: St. Giles in the Wood
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: St Giles in the Wood St Giles
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
ST GILES ST GILES IN THE WOOD
SS 53 18 IN THE WOOD
18/240 Cooke headstone approximately 33
- metres south-south-west of the
tower of the Church of St Giles
Headstone. Dated 1777 in memory of Michael Cooke. Slate. Upright square-headed
slab standing approximately 500 millimetres high. The top corners are carved with
scrolled decoration. The first word of the inscription is in ornamental italic
lettering, the rest is Roman serif upper and lower case lettering. It records the
death of Michael Cooke in 1777.
This stone has been moved to here.
Listing NGR: SS5329818935
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings