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Group of 5 Table Tombs in St Mary's Church Churchyard, South East of Church, Sturminster Newton

Description: Group of 5 Table Tombs in St Mary's Church Churchyard, South East of Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 102412

OS Grid Reference: ST7883113939
OS Grid Coordinates: 378831, 113939
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9245, -2.3025

Location: Penny Street, Sturminster Newton, Dorset DT10 1DH

Locality: Sturminster Newton
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT10 1DH

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Listing Text

Group of 5 table tombs
in St Mary's Church
churchyard, south east
of church.


5 table tombs, late C18 and C19. All of stone. No 1 is 1 m east of the south
trancept. It has a moulded plinth, pilaster corners with oval panels, panels
with carved tablets and inscriptions, a fluted and moulded cornice and a
shaped slab top. The other 4 are simpler with pilaster corners (some damaged)
and incised decoration and inscriptions. No 2 is 8 m south east of the south
trancept. No 3 is adjacent to No 2 to the south. No 4 is 2 m south east of
the south chapel corner and No 5 is 12 m east of the north buttress of the

Listing NGR: ST7883213952

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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