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Franklin Monument in Churchyard, 53 Metres South of South Aisle, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Purton, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5828 / 51°34'58"N

Longitude: -1.8613 / 1°51'40"W

OS Eastings: 409706

OS Northings: 187111

OS Grid: SU097871

Mapcode National: GBR 3SM.Q7B

Mapcode Global: VHB3C.PGCZ

Plus Code: 9C3WH4MQ+4F

Entry Name: Franklin Monument in Churchyard, 53 Metres South of South Aisle, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 17 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283932

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317942

Location: Purton, Wiltshire, SN5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Purton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Purton

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Franklin monument in churchyard,
south of south aisle, Church of
St. Mary

Oval chest tomb. C19. Limestone. Moulded table and base and
raised panels in four quarters, all surmounted by short pyramid
clasped by acanthus brackets. To JOHN FRANKLIN and MARTHA his
wife, died 1831. Franklin was a monumental mason of local note
whose tablets frequently appear in east Wiltshire and

Listing NGR: SU0970687111

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