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Cap of Chest Tomb in St Michael's Churchyard, About 1/2 Metre North of Chancel

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilsington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5724 / 50°34'20"N

Longitude: -3.7165 / 3°42'59"W

OS Eastings: 278547

OS Northings: 76148

OS Grid: SX785761

Mapcode National: GBR QK.4BX8

Mapcode Global: FRA 373K.7XW

Entry Name: Cap of Chest Tomb in St Michael's Churchyard, About 1/2 Metre North of Chancel

Listing Date: 3 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1240836

English Heritage Legacy ID: 439389

Location: Ilsington, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Ilsington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ilsington St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 77 NE
3/113 Cap of Chest Tomb in St Michael's
- Churchyard, about ½ metre north of


Cap of chest tomb. 1665 or earlier. Granite. Flat topped stone with moulded edge
to west but not to south. Other 2 sides are buried. Carved inscription on top,
part of it contained in a border defined by 2 incised lines. Name of the person
buried is not legible, but the date 1665 is carved at the western end of the centre
panel; this may be the date of the original burial, or it could relate to a later
death in the same family.

Listing NGR: SX7852776150

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

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