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Old Churchyard Wall Around Tower of Former Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Compton Abbas, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9684 / 50°58'6"N

Longitude: -2.1786 / 2°10'42"W

OS Eastings: 387555

OS Northings: 118786

OS Grid: ST875187

Mapcode National: GBR 1Y3.803

Mapcode Global: FRA 66BK.138

Entry Name: Old Churchyard Wall Around Tower of Former Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 3 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305120

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102940

Location: Compton Abbas, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Compton Abbas

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Compton Abbas St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


10/92 Old Churchyard Wall around
tower of former Church of
St Mary


Wall, possibly of medieval origin. Coursed rubble and squared rubble.
Completely surrounds the tower of the former Church of St Mary. C18 (RCHM)
rounded stone coping. Attached to the north-east is a stepped, stone mounting
(RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 14, no 2).

Listing NGR: ST8755518786

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