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Unnamed Gravestone Against West Wall of South Transept Circa 2 Metres South of South Wall of Nave of Church of St John Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Instow, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.058 / 51°3'28"N

Longitude: -4.1707 / 4°10'14"W

OS Eastings: 247972

OS Northings: 130982

OS Grid: SS479309

Mapcode National: GBR KL.FM7Z

Mapcode Global: FRA 264B.4ZH

Entry Name: Unnamed Gravestone Against West Wall of South Transept Circa 2 Metres South of South Wall of Nave of Church of St John Baptist

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325345

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98796

Location: Instow, North Devon, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Instow

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Instow St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

INSTOW RECTORY LANE, Instow Town
SS 43 SE
1/92
Un-named gravestone against west
wall of south transept circa 2
metres south of south wall of
GV nave of Church of St John Baptist
II
Gravestone, reset probably from foot of grave. C18. Slate inscription reads:
Farewell vain world I must be gone
Thou art no home for me.
My Soul did long to be undress'd
To dwell O Lord with thee.
Come near and see what Death hath done
This is ye Way you all must come.
Therefore Report without Dalay
or Death will call you all away.


Listing NGR: SS4797230982

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