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Three Dark Monuments in the Churchyard About 16 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Melksham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3669 / 51°22'0"N

Longitude: -2.1764 / 2°10'35"W

OS Eastings: 387812

OS Northings: 163106

OS Grid: ST878631

Mapcode National: GBR 1S8.8KT

Mapcode Global: VH96Q.7X80

Plus Code: 9C3V9R8F+QC

Entry Name: Three Dark Monuments in the Churchyard About 16 Metres South of Chancel of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 29 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251272

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433838

Location: Broughton Gifford, Wiltshire, SN12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Broughton Gifford

Built-Up Area: Broughton Gifford

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Broughton Gifford

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 86 SE
(west side)
4/91 Three Dark monuments in the
churchyard about 16 metres
south of chancel of Church
of St Mary

Three chest tombs. Late C18 and early C19. Limestone and lias
tombs. North tomb to Thomas Dark, oval fielded panels to sides
and ends with relief-carved draped urns to sides, quarter
balusters, fluted frieze to moulded flat top. Two low tombs to
south; south one to Isaac Dark died 1818 and middle one to Thomas
Dark died 1797, plain panels with painted decoration, blue lias
flat tops.

Listing NGR: ST8781263106

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

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