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Pair of Colwill Memorials About 5 Metres East of the Church of St James

A Grade II Listed Building in Luffincott, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7276 / 50°43'39"N

Longitude: -4.3639 / 4°21'50"W

OS Eastings: 233254

OS Northings: 94660

OS Grid: SX332946

Mapcode National: GBR NL.3DX0

Mapcode Global: FRA 17R5.1P9

Entry Name: Pair of Colwill Memorials About 5 Metres East of the Church of St James

Listing Date: 9 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161956

English Heritage Legacy ID: 90678

Location: Luffincott, Torridge, Devon, EX22

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Luffincott

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Tetcott with Luffincott

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


4/24 Pair of Colwill Memorials about 5m
- east of the Church of St James


Pair of memorials. Slate. Late C19. Northernmost signed W. Westaway, Bradworthy.
Each memorial consists of a rectangular headstone in front of a coffin-shaped slate
ledger stone with a smaller rectangular slate at the front of the ledger stone.
Identical memorials, the northern headstone commemorates William Colwill, died 1868;
scratch-moulded border, initials and date repeated on ledger and smaller slate. The
southern memorial commerates Grace Colwill, died 1864.
A local design , a group of similar memorials exists at Poundstock in Cornwall.

Listing NGR: SX3324894658

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