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Unidentified Chest Tomb in Churchyard, About 6 Metres South of Nave, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Moorlinch, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.128 / 51°7'40"N

Longitude: -2.8615 / 2°51'41"W

OS Eastings: 339807

OS Northings: 136877

OS Grid: ST398368

Mapcode National: GBR MC.98VF

Mapcode Global: VH7DL.CX24

Entry Name: Unidentified Chest Tomb in Churchyard, About 6 Metres South of Nave, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174048

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269564

Location: Moorlinch, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA7

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Moorlinch

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

MOORLINCH CP MOOR ROAD (West side)
ST33NE
2/42 Unidentified chest tomb in
churchyard, about 6 m south of
nave, Church of St. Mary
-
GV II

Chest tomb. C17, some later restoration. Dressed freestone and coursed and squared lias rubble. Chamfered plinth, plain
square chest, massive slab top cavetto-moulded around its lower edge. Inscriptions decayed. Included primarily for
group value with Church of St. Mary (qv).


Listing NGR: ST3981236879

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

Description

MOORLINCH CP MOOR ROAD (West side)
ST33NE
2/42 Unidentified chest tomb in
churchyard, about 6 m south of
nave, Church of St. Mary
-
GV II

Chest tomb. C17, some later restoration. Dressed freestone and coursed and squared lias rubble. Chamfered plinth, plain
square chest, massive slab top cavetto-moulded around its lower edge. Inscriptions decayed. Included primarily for
group value with Church of St. Mary (qv).


Listing NGR: ST3981236879

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