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Group of 4 Bruges Monuments in Churchyard, 3-8 Metres North of Chancel, Church of St John the Baptis, Chirton

Description: Group of 4 Bruges Monuments in Churchyard, 3-8 Metres North of Chancel, Church of St John the Baptis

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 311972

OS Grid Reference: SU0734757654
OS Grid Coordinates: 407347, 157654
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3180, -1.8959

Location: 58 The Street, Chirton, Wiltshire SN10 3QS

Locality: Chirton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN10 3QS

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Listing Text

SU 05 NE
(north side)
3/68 Group of 4 Bruges monuments in
churchyard, 3-8m north of chancel,
Church of St John the Baptist
Group of four chest tombs. C18 and early C19. Limestone. East
row from north:
a) Moulded table and base. Recessed corner balusters with fluted
frieze. Fielded panel on north between tied drapes.
Dedication illegible, date of death 1818.
b) Moulded table and base. Fluted corner pilasters. Two raised
panes separated by tied string of flowers. To William Bruges
and Hestor, died 1802-3.
c) Wide moulded table. Centre and end panelled pilasters dividing
raised tondi. Death's head, bones and hourglass on end.
d) Low chest with plain table and sides. To Rebecca Bruges and
William Bruges, died ?1818.

Listing NGR: SU0734757654

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Source: English Heritage

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