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5 Table Tombs Circa 5 Metres South and West of Parish Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitchurch Canonicorum, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7554 / 50°45'19"N

Longitude: -2.8568 / 2°51'24"W

OS Eastings: 339656

OS Northings: 95434

OS Grid: SY396954

Mapcode National: GBR PL.MVRJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 47X2.T0P

Entry Name: 5 Table Tombs Circa 5 Metres South and West of Parish Church

Listing Date: 10 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227943

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402422

Location: Whitchurch Canonicorum, Dorset, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Whitchurch Canonicorum

Built-Up Area: Whitchurch Canonicorum

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Whitchurch Canonicorum with Stanton St Gabriel and Fishpond St Candida and Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 39 NE WHITCHURCH CANONICORUM WHITCHURCH VILLAGE

2/180 5 Table Tombs c 5 metres
south and west of Parish
Church

G.V. II

5 Table Tombs south of the Church. C17 and one mid-C18. (1) West of west
tower: date 1748 legible. Roll-moulded stone cornice with moulded angle
balusters. Flat cherub-face at centre of main face. Double-arched on main
sides. (2) Later C17. Moulded ogee stone cornice. Lettering illegible,
part ivy-grown. (3) Date 1620. "Here lieth the body of John Ev(...) Junior".
Rest of the lettering illegible. Moulded ogee stone cornice. (4) Best
preserved, c 1610 (date partly obliterated). Lettering in Gothic "Here lieth
the body of John (...) of Wootton Abbotts in the County of Dorset, gentleman,
who after ... aged 72". Moulded stone cornice and necking. (5) Early C17
moulded stone cornice and necking. Incisad inscription illegible.


Listing NGR: SY3965695434

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

Description

SY 39 NE WHITCHURCH CANONICORUM WHITCHURCH VILLAGE

2/180 5 Table Tombs c 5 metres
south and west of Parish
Church

G.V. II

5 Table Tombs south of the Church. C17 and one mid-C18. (1) West of west
tower: date 1748 legible. Roll-moulded stone cornice with moulded angle
balusters. Flat cherub-face at centre of main face. Double-arched on main
sides. (2) Later C17. Moulded ogee stone cornice. Lettering illegible,
part ivy-grown. (3) Date 1620. "Here lieth the body of John Ev(...) Junior".
Rest of the lettering illegible. Moulded ogee stone cornice. (4) Best
preserved, c 1610 (date partly obliterated). Lettering in Gothic "Here lieth
the body of John (...) of Wootton Abbotts in the County of Dorset, gentleman,
who after ... aged 72". Moulded stone cornice and necking. (5) Early C17
moulded stone cornice and necking. Incisad inscription illegible.


Listing NGR: SY3965695434

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