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Latitude: 51.575 / 51°34'30"N
Longitude: -2.2498 / 2°14'59"W
OS Eastings: 382786
OS Northings: 186269
OS Grid: ST827862
Mapcode National: GBR 1PN.814
Mapcode Global: VH95P.YNHY
Entry Name: Harris and Unidentified Monument in the Chuirchyard, 1 to 3 Metrees South West of Porch, Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 3 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1283127
English Heritage Legacy ID: 318152
Location: Sopworth, Wiltshire, SN14
Civil Parish: Sopworth
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Sopworth St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SOPWORTH CHURCH LANE
ST 88 NW
Harris and unidentified monument in
the churchyard, 1-3m south-west of
porch, Church of St Mary
Two chest tombs. Late C18. Limestone. Harris monument at lm.
Earliest date 1780. South side has floral drops to angle pilasters
and 2 inscription panels framed by Rococo cartouches with winged
putti in the spandrels and elegant Roman and italic lettering.
North side has lozenge panels with eroded lettering. Moulded
plinth, cornice and cyma recta moulded slab. Unidentified monument
at 3m. End panels in single blocks to simulate balusters; south
side has panel with shallow relief chalices framed by willow
branches and eroded lettering. Moulded plinth, cyma recta moulded
slab. Tomb collapsing at time of resurvey (May 1986).
Listing NGR: ST8278686269
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