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Hay Chest Tomb Approximately 2 Metres East of Aisle of Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Uplowman, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9305 / 50°55'49"N

Longitude: -3.4052 / 3°24'18"W

OS Eastings: 301344

OS Northings: 115503

OS Grid: ST013155

Mapcode National: GBR LM.PP4Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 36RN.36D

Plus Code: 9C2RWHJV+6W

Entry Name: Hay Chest Tomb Approximately 2 Metres East of Aisle of Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 17 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307002

English Heritage Legacy ID: 96033

Location: Uplowman, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Uplowman

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Uplowman St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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4/186 Hay chest tomb approximately 2
- metres east of aisle of Church of
St. Peter
Chest tomb. Possibly dated 1628 in memory of William Hay. Purple volcanic ashlar
with basalt lid. Rectangular in plan the sides are 3 bays separated by panelled
pilasters. Each panel contains a plain oval medallion. Any plinth is now buried.
Above is a broad moulded cornice and flat lid. The top of the lid is inscribed with
Gothic lettering. However the inscription is very worn. The name of William Hay is
legible and there appears to be the date 1628 in Roman numerals.

Listing NGR: ST0134415503

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