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Pitman Monument 2 Metres North of North Chapel of Church of Holy Trinity

A Grade II* Listed Building in Godmanstone, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7751 / 50°46'30"N

Longitude: -2.4752 / 2°28'30"W

OS Eastings: 366590

OS Northings: 97385

OS Grid: SY665973

Mapcode National: GBR PX.GHNH

Mapcode Global: FRA 57P1.CJ8

Plus Code: 9C2VQGGF+2W

Entry Name: Pitman Monument 2 Metres North of North Chapel of Church of Holy Trinity

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1215084

English Heritage Legacy ID: 400109

Location: Godmanstone, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Godmanstone

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Godmanstone Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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4/72 Pitman Monument 2 metres
north of north chapel of
Church of Holy Trinity.


Table-Tomb. Early C18. Stone, with oval centre panels to each long side.
Cherubs in the top corners. Carved foliated pilasters. Flat top block with
cyma-moulded cornice. Inscription, with good quality lettering: "Here lyeth
the Body of Mr Thomas Pitman Esq. who died July 21st 1717, aged 63, with his
wife Rebekah and five young children and their son Edward who died Nov. 7th
1717 in the 21st year of his Age".

Listing NGR: SY6659097392

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