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Coles Family Chest Tomb, 6 Metres South-West of Tower, Church of St Mary, Bishop's Lydeard

Description: Coles Family Chest Tomb, 6 Metres South-West of Tower, Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270235

OS Grid Reference: ST1677429746
OS Grid Coordinates: 316774, 129746
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0610, -3.1890

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

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Listing Text


10/23 Coles Family chest tomb, 6 metres
South-west of tower, Church of St



Coles Family chest tomb. C18. Has stone with panels of blue lias. Ledger topped, cyma recta moulded cornice, moulded
corners, 2 inserted panels North and South side Inscribed in elegant script, badly worn North side though date 1774 is
legible. East and West ends plain, South side inscribed to Mary, wife of Francis Coles, died 1732 and her son died
1726. Partially sunk into the ground at time of survey (April 1983).

Listing NGR: ST1677429746

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Source: English Heritage

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