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Latitude: 51.0289 / 51°1'44"N
Longitude: -2.5589 / 2°33'32"W
OS Eastings: 360899
OS Northings: 125652
OS Grid: ST608256
Mapcode National: GBR MS.HFHT
Mapcode Global: FRA 56JD.GWQ
Plus Code: 9C3V2CHR+HC
Entry Name: Three Blandford Monuments in Churchyard About 3,4 and 5 Metres South East of the Tower, Church of St Mary Magdalene
Listing Date: 6 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1273204
English Heritage Legacy ID: 445886
Location: Sparkford, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Sparkford
Built-Up Area: Sparkford
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
SPARKFORD CP CHURCH ROAD (East side)
Three Blandford monuments in
churchyard, about 3, 4 and 5 m
south-east of tower, Church of St
- Mary Magdalene
Three chest tombs in tight group. C18. A) 3 south-east of tower: Doulting and lias stone. Moulded base; panelled ends
and triple panelled flanks, plain beaded pilasters; plain frieze, moulded hipped top with bull nosed leading edges.
Commemorates Silas Blandford, died 1744, and others. B) 4 south-east of tower: Doulting and lias stone. Moulded base,
panelled ends and double panelled flanks, no frieze or undercoving. Inscription on east front eroded but date 1755
discernable. C) 5 m south-east of tower: Doulting stone, Keinton stone panels. Moulded base; panelled ends and double
panelled flanks with simple edge moulding, no frieze; moulded coving to shallow hipped top. Commemorates Uriah and
Jonas Blandford, died 1799.
Listing NGR: ST6089925652
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