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Description: Rendell Altar Tomb, in Churchyard 10 Metres South West of South West Corner of Tower, Church of Sain
Date Listed: 30 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 263798
OS Grid Reference: ST5162913562
OS Grid Coordinates: 351629, 113562
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9195, -2.6895
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WEST COKER CP CHURCH STREET
9/240 Rendall Altar Tomb, in churchyard
10 metres South-West of
South-West corner of tower,
Church of Saint Martin of Tours
Altar Tomb. 1840. Portland stone. About 0.75 metre square and 1.2 metre high. Moulded base, one fielded panel each
face, four gabled top with anthemion corner acroteria. Commemorates Israel Rendell, died 1840, who founded the twine
works in East Street (qv) and also built Milbrook House (qv), and others of his family. Paved surround with 150mm high
kerb, on which are set spear headed wrought iron railings, with occasional urn finials. (VAG Report on Cross House,
unpublished SRO, 1972).
Listing NGR: ST5162913562
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Source: English Heritage
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