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Davey Chest Tomb About 10 Metres North-West Tower of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Morchard Bishop, Devon

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Latitude: 50.854 / 50°51'14"N

Longitude: -3.7446 / 3°44'40"W

OS Eastings: 277294

OS Northings: 107501

OS Grid: SS772075

Mapcode National: GBR L5.VF66

Mapcode Global: FRA 361V.2ZK

Entry Name: Davey Chest Tomb About 10 Metres North-West Tower of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 4 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250377

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432694

Location: Morchard Bishop, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Morchard Bishop

Built-Up Area: Morchard Bishop

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Morchard Bishop St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 7607 - 7707
Morchard Bishop
- Davey chest tomb about 10 metres
north-west tower of Church of St

Chest tomb. Circa 1837. Memorial to John Davey (died 1837). Portland stone and
white marble. Rectangular in plan with moulded base and soffit-moulded flat lid.
The sides contain sunken panels of white marble with hollow-chamfered surrounds.
John Davey is commemorated on the south side and other members of his family are
remembered on the east and northern sides.

Listing NGR: SS7729407497

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

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