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Description: John Norris Chest Tomb and Railings, in Churchyard 15 Metres South East of Chancel, Church of St Geo
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 265053
OS Grid Reference: ST1109839403
OS Grid Coordinates: 311098, 139403
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1470, -3.2723
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ST13NW BICKNOLLER CP CHURCH LANE (South side)
10/4 John Norris chest tomb and
railings, in churchyard 15 metres
South East of chancel, Church of
- St George
Chest tomb. Mid C19. Monolithic granite, tapered sacophagus-shaped tomb, ridged top bearing crocketed cross, moulded
and stepped sides inscribed North and South sides to John Norris, died 1860, of Thorncombe House (qv). Contained within
cast iron railed enclosure, with enriched panels, including hour glass motifs, resting cn granite plinth. Included for
historical interest and as a very complete example of a mid Victorian tomb and enclosure
Listing NGR: ST1109839403
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Source: English Heritage
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