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Spordel Chest Tomb with Railing Enclosure, 13 Metres North East of North East Corner of Chancel, Church of Saint Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in West Chinnock, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9179 / 50°55'4"N

Longitude: -2.7589 / 2°45'31"W

OS Eastings: 346752

OS Northings: 113432

OS Grid: ST467134

Mapcode National: GBR MH.QJVV

Mapcode Global: FRA 563P.30V

Entry Name: Spordel Chest Tomb with Railing Enclosure, 13 Metres North East of North East Corner of Chancel, Church of Saint Mary

Listing Date: 30 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057132

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263767

Location: West and Middle Chinnock, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: West and Middle Chinnock

Built-Up Area: West Chinnock

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

3/209 Spordel Chest Tomb with railing
enclosure, 13 metres North East
of North East corner of Chancel.
Church of Saint Mary

Chest tomb in railed enclosure. C19. Ham stone, with wrought iron railings, Moulded base; simple panels with incised
borders having reverse curves at corners, with reeded pilasters to both ends and flanks; thin steeply hipped top.
Commemorates John Spordel (or Spordle), died 1840. Paved surround with 150mm stone kerb, on which are set railings
with spear heads, with thicker balusters and ornamented fluted spikes to corners.

Listing NGR: ST4675213432

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