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Brinsmead Headstone Approximately 31 Metres South South West of the Tower of the Church of St Giles

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Giles in the Wood, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9512 / 50°57'4"N

Longitude: -4.09 / 4°5'24"W

OS Eastings: 253288

OS Northings: 118942

OS Grid: SS532189

Mapcode National: GBR KP.N9PW

Mapcode Global: FRA 26BL.DG0

Plus Code: 9C2QXW25+FX

Entry Name: Brinsmead Headstone Approximately 31 Metres South South West of the Tower of the Church of St Giles

Listing Date: 16 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307177

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91849

Location: St. Giles in the Wood, Torridge, Devon, EX38

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: St. Giles in the Wood

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: St Giles in the Wood St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

Tagged with: Tombstone

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18/238 Brinmead headstone approximately
- 31 metres south-south-west of the
tower of the Church of St Giles


Headstone. Dated 1788 in memory of Grace Brinmead. Slate. Upright slab standing
approximately 450 millimetres with rounded corners. In the centre of the head is
carved a winged cherubs head flanked by scrolled decoration and with scrolls down the
sides. The inscription is in Roman serif upper and lower case lettering and it
records the death of Grace Brinsmead in 1788 and her daughter Mary.
This stone has been repositioned here.

Listing NGR: SS5328818942

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