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Paul Family Chest Tomb in Churchyard About 10 Metres South of South Aisle Church of St John the Bapt, Hatch Beauchamp

Description: Paul Family Chest Tomb in Churchyard About 10 Metres South of South Aisle Church of St John the Bapt

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 270799

OS Grid Reference: ST3061021104
OS Grid Coordinates: 330610, 121104
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9851, -2.9899

Location: Hatch Beauchamp, Somerset TA3 6AA

Locality: Hatch Beauchamp
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA3 6AA

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Listing Text


6/19 Paul family chest tomb in
churchyard, about 10 m south of
south aisle, Church of St John
the Baptist


Chest tomb. C18. Ham stone. Ledger topped, moulded cornice and plinth, raised and fielded panels, north and south sides
with pilasters divided horizontally into 3 panels. Inscribed north front to Edmund Paris Paul, died 1795, west to
6eorge Paul, died 1810, and south to Mary Paul, died 1788, with a poem "A mother who with every grace was blessed/With
all the ornaments of virtue dressed/With whatsoever religion recommends/The best of wives, of mothers and of friends".
Similar in design to Paris family chest tomb (qv) to north.

Listing NGR: ST3060921109

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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