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Tomb Chest of Drue Family in Churchyard 10m South East of Denbury Church Porch

A Grade II Listed Building in Denbury, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5074 / 50°30'26"N

Longitude: -3.66 / 3°39'35"W

OS Eastings: 282385

OS Northings: 68830

OS Grid: SX823688

Mapcode National: GBR QN.VFDG

Mapcode Global: FRA 376Q.CYF

Entry Name: Tomb Chest of Drue Family in Churchyard 10m South East of Denbury Church Porch

Listing Date: 15 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170249

English Heritage Legacy ID: 84315

Location: Denbury and Torbryan, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ12

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Denbury and Torbryan

Built-Up Area: Denbury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Denbury St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SK 86 NW TORBRYAN DENBURY VILLAGE

4/37 Tomb Chest of Drue Family
- in Churchyard 10m south east
of Denbury Church Porch
GV II

Stone tomb chest, with brick repairs, about ten metres south-east of church porch.
Late C17 or earl C18. Slab or local 'marble' on top commemorates Benjamin Due
Senior, buried 1696, his wife Rebekah, buried 1684, and their children. Small slab
of same stone on west end of chest is inscribed: "Here lyeth him and all that was
deare unto his parents three and twenty year/Then all you that are young and do pas
by remember all-that you must die/B.D."


Listing NGR: SX8238568830

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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