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Churchyard Cross in Churchyard, 3 Metres South of Chancel, Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Monksilver, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1286 / 51°7'42"N

Longitude: -3.3263 / 3°19'34"W

OS Eastings: 307288

OS Northings: 137425

OS Grid: ST072374

Mapcode National: GBR LQ.955D

Mapcode Global: VH6GW.9WDQ

Plus Code: 9C3R4MHF+CF

Entry Name: Churchyard Cross in Churchyard, 3 Metres South of Chancel, Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 21 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345633

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264775

Location: Monksilver, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Monksilver

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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5/18 Churchyard Cross in churchyard, 3
metres South of Chancel,Church of
All Saints



Churchyard cross. Dated 1863. By J Seymour of Taunton. Conglomerate sandstone and red sandstone. 2 stage square calvary
of red sandstone, square plinth with broaches and 4 figures representing the Evangelists, octagonal tapering shaft
surmounted by Celtic cross with ornamented abacus. Inscribed on West front to William Francis Chilcott, died 1863, and
Alison his wife. Inscription on East front illegible, name of Mason in North-West corner, J Seymour of Taunton. W F
Chilcott was vicar of the Church of All Saints (qv), 1843-63. A lively example of a mid-Victorian churchyard cross.
Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877 refers to it appreciatively and to the remains of the C14 cross that it

Listing NGR: ST0728837425

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