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Description: Samuell Beard and Henry Butt Monuments, About 5.5m North East of East Buttress of Porch in Churchyar
Date Listed: 9 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 132519
OS Grid Reference: SO8007508430
OS Grid Coordinates: 380075, 208430
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7742, -2.2902
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STANDISH STANDISH VILLAGE
SO 80 NW
7/261 Samuell Beard and Henry Butt
Monuments, about 5.5m north east of
east buttress of porch in churchyard
of Church of St. Nicholas
Two chest tombs. To south: Samuell Beard 1653; to north: Henry
Butt 1822. Beard - Limestone. Flat top, moulded plinth and
capping, plain slab sides and ends, incised inscription to south
still clearly visible as follows: "HEAR RESTETH THE BODY / OF
SAMUELL BEARD YEA / MAN WHO DECESED THE / 8 DAY OF JUNE WAIGHT /
ING FOR A JOYFULL RE / ZURRECTION UNTO GLO / RY ANNO DOMINI 1653".
East end slightly moved out at time of survey (January 1986).
Butt - Sandstone. Flat top, moulded plinth and capping on large
base, slightly indented ends with recessed panelled returns and
ends, and rosette frieze. Plain recessed panels to sides.
Partially overgrown at time of survey.
Listing NGR: SO8007508430
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Source: English Heritage
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