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Group of 6 Bathe Monuments 3 Metres East of East End, Church of St Mary, Purton

Description: Group of 6 Bathe Monuments 3 Metres East of East End, Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 317925

OS Grid Reference: SU0970787172
OS Grid Coordinates: 409707, 187172
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5833, -1.8613

Location: 7 Church End, Purton, Wiltshire SN5 4EB

Locality: Purton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN5 4EB

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Listing Text


8/277 Group of 6 Bathe monuments, 3m
east of east end, Church of
St Mary

Six chest tombs in row. Late C18 and C19. Limestone and standstone. From north
to south:

a. Moulded table and base. Recessed corner balusters. Oval panel with
inscription to RICHARD BATHE, died 1852, and family.
b. Similar. To ANTHONY BATHE, died 1809, and family.
c. Gothic corner pilasters and slightly hipped table, to JOHN BROWN,
died 1860, and family.
d. Tomb as a. but fluted balusters and reeded table fascia, to
JAMES BATHE, died 1798.
e. As a. to JOHN BATHE, died 1798.
f. As c. to WILLIAM BATHE, died 1868, and ANTHONY BATHE, died 1856.

Listing NGR: SU0970787172

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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