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Latitude: 50.846 / 50°50'45"N
Longitude: -2.4452 / 2°26'42"W
OS Eastings: 368755
OS Northings: 105256
OS Grid: ST687052
Mapcode National: GBR MY.W09Z
Mapcode Global: FRA 56RV.Z2N
Plus Code: 9C2VRHW3+9W
Entry Name: Group of 3 Table Tombs to South West of Holy Rood Church
Listing Date: 21 May 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1172392
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104779
Location: Buckland Newton, Dorset, DT2
Civil Parish: Buckland Newton
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Buckland Newton The Holy Rood
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 60 NE BUCKLAND NEWTON BUCKLAND NEWTON VILLAGE
5/55 Group of 3 table-tombs
to south west of Holy
Group of 3 table-tombs (1) lm south of south aisle to west of porch.
Probably early C18. Ashlar, cavetto moulded flat top with rounded ends.
One end bears cartouche with coat of arms, other bears skull and
crossbones with batswings. Inscription in rectangular panel flanked
by side panels bearing hourglasses and crossed bones. (2) and (3) are
approximately 2 m south west of south west aisle corner. Probably C18.
Stone, ridged tops with cyma moulds and rectangular panels. One has
fluted angle pilasters and divided side panels. Both appear to be to
members of the Hopkins family.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 50, no 1.
Listing NGR: ST6875505256
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