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Spear Headstone Approximately 8 Metres South of Porch of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Clyst Honiton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7324 / 50°43'56"N

Longitude: -3.4334 / 3°26'0"W

OS Eastings: 298933

OS Northings: 93507

OS Grid: SX989935

Mapcode National: GBR P3.L89N

Mapcode Global: FRA 37P4.Q65

Entry Name: Spear Headstone Approximately 8 Metres South of Porch of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 26 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281689

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352346

Location: Clyst Honiton, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Clyst Honiton

Built-Up Area: Clyst Honiton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Clyst Honiton St Michael All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


2/24 Spear Headstone approximately
- 8m south of porch of Church of St


Headstone. Dated 1792 in memory of Samuel Spear. Purple sandstone. Upright slab
standing approximately 1m high with shaped top. There is an inscribed line
outlining the stone and framing the inscription in Roman serif upper and lower case
lettering. It records the death of Samuel Spear in 1792, his wife Susanna in 1763,
and added are memorials to his daughter (d. 1850) and grand daughter (d.1828).

Listing NGR: SX9893393507

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

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