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Elston Headstone Approximately 15M South of South Porch of Church of St Bartholomew

A Grade II Listed Building in Bow, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7913 / 50°47'28"N

Longitude: -3.8069 / 3°48'24"W

OS Eastings: 272738

OS Northings: 100640

OS Grid: SS727006

Mapcode National: GBR L2.ZHDJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 27X0.2QD

Plus Code: 9C2RQ5RV+G6

Entry Name: Elston Headstone Approximately 15M South of South Porch of Church of St Bartholomew

Listing Date: 20 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305990

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96551

Location: Bow, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Bow

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Bow (or Nymet Tracey) with Broad Nymet

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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SS 70 SW
- Elston Headstone approximately
15m south of south porch of Church
of St Bartholomew


Headstone. Dated 1738 in memory of Esther Elston. Granite. Upright slab with
elliptical head standing approximately 1.2m high. A simple inscribed line following
the outline of the stone frames the inscription which uses both upper and lower case
letters and records the death of Esther, wife of Hew (sic) Elston in December 1738.
The end of the inscription is now buried.

Listing NGR: SS7273800640

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