Description: Chest Tomb to Thomas Heale Junior, in Churchyard 14 Metres South of South Chapel, Church of St Micha
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 267072
OS Grid Reference: ST7550051249
OS Grid Coordinates: 375500, 151249
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2599, -2.3525
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ST75SE BUCKLAND DINHAM CP THE CROSS (East side)
4/126 Chest tomb to Thomas Heale
Junior, in churchyard 14 metres
South of South chapel, Church of
Chest tomb to Thomas Heale Junior. C17. Dressed stone, 3 shallow semi-circular head niches to each side of chest,
slightly emphasised keystones and imposts; inscriptions in each; similar niche to each end. Decayed slab top, moulded
around edges. Inscription in niche on east corner of south side reads:- "My Babes That Died Not Long Before Shall
Raise And Reign For Ever More". Centre panel reads:- "My Life Unto My Friends Is Lost Yet To Me Is Found, It Was
Brought From Bed Unto This Ground ......". Panel to west reads:- "Here Lieth The Body Of Thomas Heale Junior Who
Departed This Life The 26th ......". Remainder of inscriptions obscured by raised ground level, much decayed.
Listing NGR: ST7550051249
Source: English Heritage
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