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Latitude: 51.1233 / 51°7'23"N
Longitude: -3.2288 / 3°13'43"W
OS Eastings: 314100
OS Northings: 136715
OS Grid: ST141367
Mapcode National: GBR LV.9KTY
Mapcode Global: VH6H3.Z1F7
Plus Code: 9C3R4QFC+8F
Entry Name: Remains of Spire, in Churchyard 15 Metres East of Chancel, Church of the Holy Ghost
Listing Date: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1345693
English Heritage Legacy ID: 265089
Location: Crowcombe, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4
District: West Somerset
Civil Parish: Crowcombe
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST1436 CROWCOMBE CP
Remains of spire, in churchyard,
15 metres East of chancel, Church
of the Holy Ghost
Finial, reputed to be the apex of the spire of the Church of the Holy Ghost (qv). C14. Limestone, about 2.5m high,
ribbed with bulbous top, octagonal in cross section. The Church was struck by lightning during a violent storm in
December 1725; the spire was demolished and during the subsequent fire the roofs, pulpit and screen were destroyed.
(VCH, Somerset Vol.5, forthcoming).
Listing NGR: ST1409336702
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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