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Goss Chest Tomb Approximately 12 Metres North of Aisle of Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in South Tawton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7345 / 50°44'4"N

Longitude: -3.91 / 3°54'36"W

OS Eastings: 265309

OS Northings: 94506

OS Grid: SX653945

Mapcode National: GBR Q7.83CC

Mapcode Global: FRA 27P4.JK9

Plus Code: 9C2RP3MQ+RX

Entry Name: Goss Chest Tomb Approximately 12 Metres North of Aisle of Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 4 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326083

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95014

Location: South Tawton, West Devon, Devon, EX20

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: South Tawton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: South Tawton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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4/214 Goss chest tomb approximately 12
metres north of aisle of Church of
St Andrew

Chest tomb. Dated 1705 in memory of Joseph Goss. Granite ashlar. Chest tomb has
plain sides and thick lid made from a single slab which overlaps the edges and has
deep soffit-chamfered edges. The lid is inscribed with large Roman serif upper and
lower case lettering and records the death of Joseph Goss in 1705.

Listing NGR: SX6530894520

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