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Bennett Monument One Metre East of Chancel of Church of St Mary, Wraxall

Description: Bennett Monument One Metre East of Chancel of Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 105535

OS Grid Reference: ST5758200824
OS Grid Coordinates: 357582, 100824
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8054, -2.6033

Location: Wraxall Lane, Wraxall, Dorset DT2 0HL

Locality: Wraxall
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 0HL

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Listing Text


3/209 Bennett Monument
one metre east of
chancel of Church
of St Mary


Table-Tomb. Early C18. Stone, with one recess panel each side, deeply carved
pilasters with memento mori, rounded ends. Shield of arms on east end, and several
skulls on west end. Inscription: "Here lyeth the body of Francis Bennett of
Merefield-house (sic) in the parish of Cattistock who died the 6 day of May A° Drii
1728. Aged 73".

Listing NGR: ST5758200824

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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