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Latitude: 50.3524 / 50°21'8"N
Longitude: -3.5909 / 3°35'27"W
OS Eastings: 286914
OS Northings: 51490
OS Grid: SX869514
Mapcode National: GBR QS.R72P
Mapcode Global: FRA 38C3.GW1
Entry Name: Fox Chest Tomb Approximately 10 Metres North West of Tower of Church of St Clement
Listing Date: 23 February 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1297078
English Heritage Legacy ID: 387198
Location: Dartmouth, South Hams, Devon, TQ6
Civil Parish: Dartmouth
Built-Up Area: Dartmouth
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Dartmouth Townstal
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX8651 CHURCH ROAD, Townstal
673-1/5/292 (West side)
Fox chest tomb approximately 10m
north-west of tower of Church of St
Chest tomb. Dated 1829, in memory of Thomas Fox. Limestone.
Chest tomb is rectangular in plan, flat lid with moulded
edges, moulded plinth, inset corners with fluted pilasters,
and rectangular panels with concave corners each side. The lid
is inscribed with Roman serif upper and lower case lettering
with italics, and records the death of Thomas Fox in 1829.
Further inscriptions on the lid and sides record the deaths of
other members of the Fox family who died later in the C19. A
stone kerb around the tomb has sockets for iron railings.
Listing NGR: SX8691451490
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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