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Coles Family Chest Tomb, 5 Metres South-West of Tower, Church of St Mary, Bishop's Lydeard

Description: Coles Family Chest Tomb, 5 Metres South-West of Tower, Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270234

OS Grid Reference: ST1677529748
OS Grid Coordinates: 316775, 129748
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0610, -3.1890

Location: 4 Church Street, Bishops Lydeard, Somerset TA4 3AT

Locality: Bishop's Lydeard
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 3AT

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Listing Text


10/22 Coles Family chest tomb, 5 metres
South-west of tower, Church of St


Chest tomb. Late C18. Has stone with Dundry stone panels inserted forth and South sides. Ledger topped, ovolo moulded
cornice, inscribed panels North and South flanked by chamfered lozenge with chamfered squares above and below. The name
of Coles, deceased 1786, is legible on South side. Partially sunk into the ground at time of survey. Similar to the
John Winter chest tomb (qv).

Listing NGR: ST1677529748

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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