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Chest Tomb About 30 Metres South of Tower of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackawton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3459 / 50°20'45"N

Longitude: -3.6814 / 3°40'53"W

OS Eastings: 280460

OS Northings: 50910

OS Grid: SX804509

Mapcode National: GBR QM.ZMX1

Mapcode Global: FRA 3854.3KP

Plus Code: 9C2R88W9+9C

Entry Name: Chest Tomb About 30 Metres South of Tower of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 25 March 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163238

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99815

Location: Blackawton, South Hams, Devon, TQ9

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Blackawton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Blackawton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SX85SW Chest tomb about 30
2/24 metres south of tower of
Church of St Michael


Chest tomb. Early C19. Dressed slate chest with a moulded limestone lid.
Limestone plaques on south side of the chest inscribed to memory of Richard
Ellis who died in 1833.

Listing NGR: SX8046050910

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