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Description: Manning Chest Tomb, in Churchyard 4 Metres South of South East Corner Church of Saint John the Bapti
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 261487
OS Grid Reference: ST7198236142
OS Grid Coordinates: 371982, 136142
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1239, -2.4017
There is also a scheduled monument, Cross in the Churchyard of St John the Baptist 15m South East of the Church Door, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.
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ST73NW BREWHAM CP CHARCROFT HILL (West side)
2/29 Manning Chest Tomb, in churchyard
4 metres South of South East
corner, Church of Saint John the
Chest tomb. 1618. Doulting stone. Base and lower parts of panels buried: two panels each flank, one each end with
reeded pilasters with decorated square panels at tops; very heavy dentilled hipped top. On South side the left panel
reads: HERERSTETH/THEBODIEOF/WILLIAMMA/NNINGWH/(ODE)CEASEDTHE/(-)OF JUNE1618; the right panel reads:
HEREALSO/RESTETHE/BODYOF MAR/GRETHISWI/FEWHO DECE/ASEDTHEXXI/DECEMB1623. On North side inscription almost gone, but
"Elizabeth - died 1697" discenable in right panel, which is signed in script lettering: "RA".
Listing NGR: ST7198236142
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Source: English Heritage
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