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Rackett Monument, in the Churchyard, 2 Metres South of Porch of St John's Church, Spetisbury

Description: Rackett Monument, in the Churchyard, 2 Metres South of Porch of St John's Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 103361

OS Grid Reference: ST9093902908
OS Grid Coordinates: 390939, 102908
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8256, -2.1300

Location: High Street, Spetisbury, Dorset DT11 9DP

Locality: Spetisbury
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT11 9DP

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Listing Text

(West side)

8/86 Rackett monument, in
the churchyard, 2m south
of porch of St John's church.


Trihedral monument, 185]. In ashlar. To Dorothy and the Rev. Thomas Rackett,
By Marshall of Blandford. An unusual neo-classical monument. (RCHM, Dorset,
vol.III, p.24], no. 1. Newman, J. and Pevsner, N. The Buildings of England:
Dorset, 1972, p.395.)

Listing NGR: ST9094602898

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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