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Pair of Poole Family Chest Tombs Within Raised Surround, in Churchyard About 8 Metres East of Chance, Carhampton

Description: Pair of Poole Family Chest Tombs Within Raised Surround, in Churchyard About 8 Metres East of Chance

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 265290

OS Grid Reference: ST0095342657
OS Grid Coordinates: 300953, 142657
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1745, -3.4182

Location: 5 Church Lane, Carhampton, Somerset TA24 6NQ

Locality: Carhampton
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 6NQ

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Listing Text


15/8 Pair of Poole family chest tombs
within railed surround, in
churchyard about 8 metres east of
chancel, Church of St John the


Pair of identical chest tombs within raised surround, sore evidence of railings. Early C19. northern one in very poor
condition at time of survey (June 1984). Lias, Ham stone and Portland. Ledger topped, moulded cornice, bevelled plinth,
end pilasters with sunk 2-centred head panels, lias panels inscribed on southern tomb, south side to Chester Poole,
died 1829, to Mary his wife on north front, east and west ends blank; northern tomb south and east ends missing, slate
panel on north front, damaged west end,

Listing NGR: ST0095342657

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Source: English Heritage

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