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Two Monuments in Churchyard, 4 and 6 Metres South of Chancel, Church of St Mary Magdalen, Knowle St Giles

Description: Two Monuments in Churchyard, 4 and 6 Metres South of Chancel, Church of St Mary Magdalen

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 262179

OS Grid Reference: ST3613211531
OS Grid Coordinates: 336132, 111531
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8997, -2.9096

Location: Cricket Lane, Knowle St Giles, Somerset TA19 0PW

Locality: Knowle St Giles
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA19 0PW

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Listing Text

2/53 Two monuments in churchyard, 4
and 6 metres south of chancel,
Church of St Mary Magdalen


Two chest tombs: (a) Plimton monument about 4 metres south of chancel doorway: Chest tomb. C17. Ham stone. Moulded
plinth: plain sides and flankes; cyma-recta coving to heavy flat top. Commemorates Thomas Plimton, died 1672, and
Thomas Plimpton the Younger, died 1665, with others. (b) Baker monument about 6 metres south of chancel window: Chest
tomb. Ci7. Ham stone. Base buried; plain sides and flanks: cyma-racta coving to heavy flat top, Commemorates Joane
Baker. daughter of Robert, died 1678 (This inscription in simple incised 'frame' with crude hourglass aid face in-side
panels); others commemorated include Robert Baker died 1735.

Listing NGR: ST3613211531

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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