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Chest Tomb, 1 Metre South of the Chancel, Church of St Mary, Bishop's Lydeard

Description: Chest Tomb, 1 Metre South of the Chancel, Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270236

OS Grid Reference: ST1680729755
OS Grid Coordinates: 316807, 129755
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0611, -3.1885

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


10/24 Chest tomb, 1 metre South of the
chancel, Church of St Mary



Chest tomb. Unidentified. Mid C17. Ham stone. Bombe sided chest tomb on moulded plinth with inscription frieze eroded
away on all faces except North which reads "day of January anno dommini 1651". Flat topped with coat of arms in
cartouche with scroll resting on a demi-tetrahedron support. An impressive chest tomb in a prominent position.

Listing NGR: ST1680729754

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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