This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 50.8885 / 50°53'18"N
Longitude: -2.6212 / 2°37'16"W
OS Eastings: 356399
OS Northings: 110071
OS Grid: ST563100
Mapcode National: GBR MP.S9QR
Mapcode Global: FRA 56DR.GN4
Entry Name: Purdon Chest Tomb, 2 Metres East North East of Churchyard Cross, Church of All Saints
Listing Date: 30 August 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1307969
English Heritage Legacy ID: 263596
Location: Closworth, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22
Civil Parish: Closworth
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST51SE CLOSWORTH CP
5/38 Purdon Chest Tomb, 2 metres East
North East of Churchyard Cross,
Church of All Saints
Chest tomb. C18. Ham stone. Sunken base; flat sides, 2 semi-circular arched recessed panels to North flank, incised
double arch with skull between to South flank, incised pilasters; heavy hipped top. Commemorates Thomas Purdon, died
1714, and -unreadable- died 1774, crude representation of bell in arched panel on one side.
Listing NGR: ST5639910071
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings