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Sweeting and North Family Chest Tomb in Churchyard, About 10 Metres South of South Aisle, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Stogumber, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1276 / 51°7'39"N

Longitude: -3.2901 / 3°17'24"W

OS Eastings: 309815

OS Northings: 137272

OS Grid: ST098372

Mapcode National: GBR LS.9890

Mapcode Global: VH6GW.XXHG

Entry Name: Sweeting and North Family Chest Tomb in Churchyard, About 10 Metres South of South Aisle, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 21 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345643

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264928

Location: Stogumber, West Somerset, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Stogumber

Built-Up Area: Stogumber

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST0937 STOGUMBER CP HIGH STREET (South side)


11/165 Sweeting and North family chest
tomb in churchyard, about 10m
South of South aisle, Church of
St Mary

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GV II

Chest tomb. Mid C18. Doulting ashlar. Ledger topped, moulded cornice, astragal frieze, moulded architrave, moulded
plinth, East and West ends curved out under moulded frieze, returned a short distance on North and South faces which
are inscribed to Hugh Sweeting died 1789, Anne his wife died 1779 and Anne North their daughter died 1750. An unusual
design. (Record of Churchyard Graves compiled by the Womens Institute, Stogumber).


Listing NGR: ST0981637278

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