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Pair of Unidentified Chest Tombs, 17-19 Metres South West of South Porch, Church of St Lawrence

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0817 / 51°4'54"N

Longitude: -3.2464 / 3°14'47"W

OS Eastings: 312787

OS Northings: 132114

OS Grid: ST127321

Mapcode National: GBR LV.D1CR

Mapcode Global: FRA 4628.C1P

Plus Code: 9C3R3QJ3+MC

Entry Name: Pair of Unidentified Chest Tombs, 17-19 Metres South West of South Porch, Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176154

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270384

Location: Lydeard St. Lawrence, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Somerset West and Taunton

Civil Parish: Lydeard St. Lawrence

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Lydeard St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


2/173 Pair of unidentified chest tombs,
17-19 metres South West of South
porch, Church of St Lawrence



Chest tombs. C17. Tomb nearest Church: Flat topped, moulded cornice, North side demolished, East side damaged,
inscribed panel on South side illegible, West side billetted arcade, partially obscured by ivy at time of survey (May
1983). Further tomb. Ham stone with inserted blue lias panels, ledger topped, inscription panel on North face damaged,
illegible on South side, arcade at West end contains unidentified coat of arms, arcade at East end damaged, largely
obscured by ivy at time of survey.

Listing NGR: ST1278732114

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

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