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Cast Iron Headstone About 12 Metres North-West of West Tower of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Morchard Bishop, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.854 / 50°51'14"N

Longitude: -3.7446 / 3°44'40"W

OS Eastings: 277292

OS Northings: 107504

OS Grid: SS772075

Mapcode National: GBR L5.VF66

Mapcode Global: FRA 361V.2ZJ

Entry Name: Cast Iron Headstone About 12 Metres North-West of West Tower of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 4 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263244

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432818

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
11/138 Morchard Bishop
- Cast iron headstone about 12
metres north-west of west tower of
Church of St Mary
GV
II

Headstone. Mid C19. Cast iron. Gothick. Upright headstone comprising a central
Tudor arch-headed panel surmounted by a plain cross, and flanked by narrow pointed
arch-headed panels. Panels are sunken and the hollow-chamfered frame includes cusps
to produce trefoil heads. The main panel is inscribed 'Sacred to the memory of' but
the 2 iron memorial plaques no longer exist.


Listing NGR: SS7728807514

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

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