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Latitude: 50.7349 / 50°44'5"N
Longitude: -3.128 / 3°7'40"W
OS Eastings: 320491
OS Northings: 93416
OS Grid: SY204934
Mapcode National: GBR PC.Q0ZM
Mapcode Global: FRA 47B4.H65
Entry Name: Willoughby Chest Tomb Approximately 4 Metres East of South Aisle of the Church of St Lawrence
Listing Date: 8 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1163956
English Heritage Legacy ID: 88805
Location: Southleigh, East Devon, Devon, EX24
Civil Parish: Southleigh
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Southleigh St Lawrence
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SY 29 SW SOUTHLEIGH SOUTHLEIGH
6/134 Willoughby chest tomb
- approximately 4 metres east of
south aisle of the Church of St
Chest tomb. Dated 1616 in memory of Henry Willoughby. Beerstone ashlar with some
local flint rubble to rear. The chest tomb is rectangular in section on a moulded
plinth and with a soffit-moulded flat lid. A rectangular plaque stands slightly
proud on the south side and the plinth breaks forward below it. This plaque is
inscribed with a mixture of large Roman and half uncial capitals and records the
death of Henry Willoughby in 1616. The west end contains a carved armorial bearing.
Listing NGR: SY2049193416
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