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Bishop Chest Tomb, 6 Metres South South East of South Porch, Church of Saint Margaret

A Grade II Listed Building in West and Middle Chinnock, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9151 / 50°54'54"N

Longitude: -2.7523 / 2°45'8"W

OS Eastings: 347211

OS Northings: 113115

OS Grid: ST472131

Mapcode National: GBR MJ.QLJW

Mapcode Global: FRA 563P.CLK

Plus Code: 9C2VW68X+23

Entry Name: Bishop Chest Tomb, 6 Metres South South East of South Porch, Church of Saint Margaret

Listing Date: 30 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345801

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263753

Location: West and Middle Chinnock, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: West and Middle Chinnock

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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3/195 Bishop Chest Tomb, 6 metres South
South East of South porch, Church
of Saint Margaret


Chest tomb. C19. Ham stone. Base, moulded plinth; panels with incised borders, one each end and flank, with fluted
pilasters to both flanks and ends; bold moulded coving to hipped top. Commemorates members of Bishop family notably
John, died 1851, and George, died 1865. Either a very late copy of a C17 tomb, or a re- use of one.

Listing NGR: ST4721113115

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