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Stracheye Headstone Approximately 15 Metres West of South Aisle of Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in South Tawton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7342 / 50°44'3"N

Longitude: -3.9105 / 3°54'37"W

OS Eastings: 265274

OS Northings: 94472

OS Grid: SX652944

Mapcode National: GBR Q7.8386

Mapcode Global: FRA 27P4.JCY

Entry Name: Stracheye Headstone Approximately 15 Metres West of South Aisle of Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 4 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326084

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95017

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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Listing Text

SX 69 SE SOUTH TAWTON SOUTH TAWTON

4/217 Stracheye headstone approximately
15 metres west of south aisle of
Church of St. Andrew
GV II


Headstone. Dated 1710 in memory of Elizabeth Stracheye. Slate encased in granite.
Unusual upright headstone standing approximately 550mm high. A round headed slab of
slate is encased with granite and exposed on the front framed by the granite. The
slate has a border of carved foliage around an inscription in Roman serif upper and
lower case lettering. It records the death of Elizabeth Stracheye in 1710.


Listing NGR: SX6529394474

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