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Chest Tomb of McKenna Family, 50 Metres North of Chancel of Church of St Andrew, Mells

Description: Chest Tomb of McKenna Family, 50 Metres North of Chancel of Church of St Andrew

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 266725

OS Grid Reference: ST7283949322
OS Grid Coordinates: 372839, 149322
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2424, -2.3905

Location: 6 New Street, Mells, Somerset BA11 3PW

Locality: Mells
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 3PW

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Listing Text


10/25 Chest tomb of McKenna family, 50
metres north of chancel of Church
of St Andrew


Chest tomb to McKenna family. 1932 by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Low four-square chest of Portland stone; corners set on
bellied plinth, centre section of each side reaching down to base, set forward slightly and forming inscribed memorial
tablets; wreathed band between each. Virtually flat top with equilateral cross in relief.

Listing NGR: ST7283949322

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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