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2 Chest Tombs Approximately 25 Metres and 30 Metres South of Church of St Mary Blessed Virgin

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3882 / 50°23'17"N

Longitude: -4.0586 / 4°3'30"W

OS Eastings: 253756

OS Northings: 56286

OS Grid: SX537562

Mapcode National: GBR Q0.T19Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 28D0.LPJ

Plus Code: 9C2Q9WQR+7H

Entry Name: 2 Chest Tombs Approximately 25 Metres and 30 Metres South of Church of St Mary Blessed Virgin

Listing Date: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386223

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473607

Location: Plympton Erle, Plymouth, PL7

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Plympton Erle

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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SX5356SE MARKET ROAD, Plympton
740-1/40/434 (East side)
2 chest tombs approx 25m & 30m S of
Church of St Mary Blessed Virgin


2 chest tombs. C17. Inscriptions difficult to read but one
tomb has date 1638, the other, farther from the church, has
dates 1672 and 1674. Coursed freestone with projecting
freestone lids, each tomb rectangular on plan.

Listing NGR: SX5375656286

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