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Chest Tomb Approximately 14 Metres to South of Chancel of Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in North Molton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0549 / 51°3'17"N

Longitude: -3.8037 / 3°48'13"W

OS Eastings: 273682

OS Northings: 129938

OS Grid: SS736299

Mapcode National: GBR L2.FXXQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 26XB.HYP

Entry Name: Chest Tomb Approximately 14 Metres to South of Chancel of Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 24 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214443

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399123

Location: North Molton, North Devon, Devon, EX36

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: North Molton

Built-Up Area: North Molton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: North Molton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

NORTH MOLTON THE SQUARE (north side),
SS 7229-7329
18/184 Chest tomb approximately 14 metres
- to south of chancel of Church of
All Saints
GV II
Chest tomb. Dated 1715. Finely-jointed sandstone blocks, almost of ashlar quality.
Some C20 repointing. Coved cornice to flat top. Top slab has inscribed border with
inscription to Richard Moorner of South Holdridge (buried 4th December 1715, aged
73). The long inscription records further members of the family who died in the C18.

Listing NGR: SS7368229938

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Description

NORTH MOLTON THE SQUARE (north side),
SS 7229-7329
18/184 Chest tomb approximately 14 metres
- to south of chancel of Church of
All Saints
GV II
Chest tomb. Dated 1715. Finely-jointed sandstone blocks, almost of ashlar quality.
Some C20 repointing. Coved cornice to flat top. Top slab has inscribed border with
inscription to Richard Moorner of South Holdridge (buried 4th December 1715, aged
73). The long inscription records further members of the family who died in the C18.

Listing NGR: SS7368229938

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