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Group of 7 Large Family Monuments, in Churchyard, 20 Metres South of South Trancept, Church of St Ma, Purton

Description: Group of 7 Large Family Monuments, in Churchyard, 20 Metres South of South Trancept, Church of St Ma

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 317940

OS Grid Reference: SU0969287140
OS Grid Coordinates: 409692, 187140
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5830, -1.8615

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

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Listing Text


8/292 Group of 7 Large family monuments
in churchyard, 20m south of south
transept, Church of St. Mary


Group of 7 chest tombs, early C19. Sandstone, set in 2 rows. East
row, from north:
(a) Hipped top, moulded table and base and
recessed corner balusters. Inscription
in panel to MARY SMITH (nee Hill), died
(b) Similar, to THOMAS HILL, died 1842.
(c) Gothic corner pilasters. To JAMES LARGE,
died 1878, and family.
West row from north:
(d) Moulded table and base. Inscription within
wide Gothic arch, to six daughters of THOMAS
SEATY, died mid C19.
(e) Moulded table and base, recessed corner
balusters. Inscription in moulded panel
to ROBERT SHEPPARD, died 1832.
(f) Moulded table and base. Gothic corner
pilasters. Inscription in wide cusped
arch. To THOMAS LARGE, died 1855, and
(g) As (e) to JAMES SADLER LARGE, died 1838,
and wife.

Listing NGR: SU0969287140

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Source: English Heritage

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