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Latitude: 51.1882 / 51°11'17"N
Longitude: -3.2222 / 3°13'20"W
OS Eastings: 314678
OS Northings: 143930
OS Grid: ST146439
Mapcode National: GBR LW.5FHH
Mapcode Global: VH6GR.3DDG
Entry Name: Four Headstones to the Shurt Family Set in Stone Surround, in Churchyard About 15 Metres South of Porch, Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1345710
English Heritage Legacy ID: 265173
Location: Kilve, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA5
District: West Somerset
Civil Parish: Kilve
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST14SW KILVE CP SEA LANE (West side)
Four headstones to the Shurt
family set in stone surround, in
churchyard about 15 metres South
of porch, Church of St Mary
Group of 4 headstones set into a stone wall surround about one metre high. Late C17 and early C18. Blue lias monolithic
slabs set into blue lias random rubble wall. Inscribed with good lettering to member of the Shurt family, centre left
Julian, died 1690, centre right Hugh, died 1709, other inscriptions no longer legible. Most of the stone surround
obscured by ivy at time of survey (August 1983). The hurts were well-to-do clothiers, the leasees in the early C18 of
the Kilve Mills (qv), and others. (VCH Somerset, vol 5 forthcoming).
Listing NGR: ST1467843930
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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