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Mare Headstone About 10 Metres South East of the Chancel of the Church of St Michael and All Angels

A Grade II Listed Building in Cadbury, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8336 / 50°50'0"N

Longitude: -3.5477 / 3°32'51"W

OS Eastings: 291104

OS Northings: 104924

OS Grid: SS911049

Mapcode National: GBR LF.WWJX

Mapcode Global: FRA 36GW.MPW

Entry Name: Mare Headstone About 10 Metres South East of the Chancel of the Church of St Michael and All Angels

Listing Date: 28 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1253937

English Heritage Legacy ID: 437248

Location: Cadbury, Mid Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Cadbury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Cadbury St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 90 SW CADBURY
8/42 Mare headstone about 10 metres
- south east of the chancel of the
Church of St Michael and All Angels
GV II
Headstone. Early Cl9. Stone. The headstone has a cranked head and an inscription
commemorating John Mare, "late soldier in his majesty's first or royal dragoons and
wounded at Waterloo". The head is carved with a laurel wreath and cutlass in relief.
An interesting example of military trophies used to decorate a modest headstone.


Listing NGR: SS9110604930

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

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