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Samson Monument, 5 Metres North of Parish Church of St Peter Chancel, in the Church Yard, Portesham

Description: Samson Monument, 5 Metres North of Parish Church of St Peter Chancel, in the Church Yard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 105305

OS Grid Reference: SY6026985848
OS Grid Coordinates: 360269, 85848
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6709, -2.5636

Location: Front Street, Portesham, Dorset DT3 4ET

Locality: Portesham
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT3 4ET

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Listing Text

SY 6085 PORTESHAM FRONT STREET, WEST SIDE

11/184 Samson Monument, 5 metres
north of Parish Church of
St Peter chancel, in the Church
yard.
GV II

Table-Tomb. Mid C19. Stone with reeded pilasters, and hipped top block with
reeded edges. Tablet with incised surround: "Sacred to the memory of Thomas
Samson of Kingston Russell, who departed this life February 24th 1830, aged 59
years".


Listing NGR: SY6026985848

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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