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Mander Chest Tomb About 25 Metres North of West Tower of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Morchard Bishop, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8541 / 50°51'14"N

Longitude: -3.7445 / 3°44'40"W

OS Eastings: 277303

OS Northings: 107512

OS Grid: SS773075

Mapcode National: GBR L5.VF78

Mapcode Global: FRA 361V.31Z

Entry Name: Mander Chest Tomb About 25 Metres North of West Tower of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 4 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263243

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432817

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

MORCHARD BISHOP CHURCH STREET (south side)
SS 7607 - 7707
11/137 Morchard Bishop
- Mander chest tomb about
25 metres north of west tower of
GV Church of St Mary
II

Chest tomb. Circa 1827. Memorial to James Mander of Churston Ferriers (died 1827).
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. James Mander is commemorated on the north side.


Listing NGR: SS7730307512

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