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Illegible Chest Tomb Approximately 6 Metres South of the Nave of the Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Farway, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7617 / 50°45'42"N

Longitude: -3.1747 / 3°10'29"W

OS Eastings: 317241

OS Northings: 96447

OS Grid: SY172964

Mapcode National: GBR PB.HD9Z

Mapcode Global: FRA 4772.GYQ

Entry Name: Illegible Chest Tomb Approximately 6 Metres South of the Nave of the Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 8 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333321

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88748

Location: Farway, East Devon, Devon, EX24

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Farway

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Farway St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text



SY 19 NE FARWAY CHURCH GREEN

3/77 Illegible chest tomb approximately
- 6 metres south of the nave of the
Church of St Michael
GV II

Chest tomb. Late C18 - early C19. Beerstone ashlar. The chest tomb is rectangular
in plan. Its plinth is buried. The lid has a low ridge and the edges are soffit-
moulded. The north side has 2 rectangular fielded panels. Both are inscribed with
Roman serif upper and lower case lettering but the inscriptions are worn and
illegible. The lid includes some old grafittis including one drawn round the sole
of a shoe.


Listing NGR: SY1724196447

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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