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Latitude: 51.5751 / 51°34'30"N
Longitude: -2.2495 / 2°14'58"W
OS Eastings: 382802
OS Northings: 186275
OS Grid: ST828862
Mapcode National: GBR 1PN.826
Mapcode Global: VH95P.YNMX
Plus Code: 9C3VHQG2+25
Entry Name: Group of 5 Monuments in the Churchyard, 5 to 7 Metres South and South East of Chancel, Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 3 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1355984
English Heritage Legacy ID: 318149
Location: Sopworth, Wiltshire, SN14
Civil Parish: Sopworth
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Sopworth St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SOPWORTH CHURCH LANE
ST 88 NW
Group of 5 monuments in the
churchyard, 5-7m south and south-
east of chancel, Church of St Mary
Five chest tombs. Early-late C18. Limestone. Lettered from east
(a) Unidentified. Mid C18 with floral angle pilasters and raised
and fielded panels to south side framing inscription panel
with egg-and-dart frieze. North side collapsed at time of
resurvey (May 1986). Moulded plinth, cyma recta moulded
cornice to slab.
(b) Unidentified. Mid C18 with angle balusters, floral sprays
framing raised and fielded inscription panels to south side,
similar panel to north. Bead-and-reel moulding to cornice,
cyma recta moulded slab with gadrooned edge. Weather decay to
(c) Unidentified. Early C18 with floral sprays to angle
pilasters, large inscription panels to each side with swagged
decoration badly decayed and deeply projecting slab with
(d) Unidentified. Mid C18. Angle and central pilasters forming 2
moulded inscription panels: single patera above each panel.
Deeply projecting cyma recta moulded slab.
(e) Unidentified. Late C18. End panels in one block to simulate
balusters, 2 panels to each side: oval to south, square with
cut away corners to north. Cyma recta moulded slab with
Listing NGR: ST8280286275
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