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Dowand Monument, 3 Metres South of Parish Church of St Peter, Porch in the Church Yard, Portesham

Description: Dowand Monument, 3 Metres South of Parish Church of St Peter, Porch in the Church Yard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 105311

OS Grid Reference: SY6025385831
OS Grid Coordinates: 360253, 85831
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6708, -2.5638

Location: 2 Church Lane, 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

11/191 Dowand Monument, 3 metres
south of Parish Church of
St Peter, Porch in the Church
yard.

GV II

Table-Tomb. Early C17. Stone with a large chamfered top block. Inscription
"Heare lieth the body of John Dowand of this Parish ....".


Listing NGR: SY6025385831

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Source: English Heritage

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