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Description: Medieval Monument 1 Metre East of Chancel, Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul
Date Listed: 7 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 263275
OS Grid Reference: ST4291124902
OS Grid Coordinates: 342911, 124902
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0206, -2.8153
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MUCHELNEY CP _
Medieval monument 1 metre east of
Chancel, Church of SS. Peter and
Chest tomb. Early C15. Ham stone. Moulded base, flat top with deep gothic moulded coving; plain west end, but flanks
have 6 traceried panels with cusped ogee heads and trefoils; east end has 4 panels to half-height, then an inverted 'T'
panel apparently for brass plate, now missing, flanked by trefoils and ogee arched panels. Said to have had the
headless effigy of an abbot. Tomb relocated after discovery on site of Abbey (q.v) during excavations of 1873 (VCR, vol
Listing NGR: ST4291124902
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