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Unidentified Chest Tomb in Churchyard, About 5 Metres South West of Tower, Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Durston, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0478 / 51°2'52"N

Longitude: -3.013 / 3°0'46"W

OS Eastings: 329086

OS Northings: 128095

OS Grid: ST290280

Mapcode National: GBR M5.G6HT

Mapcode Global: FRA 46LB.S10

Entry Name: Unidentified Chest Tomb in Churchyard, About 5 Metres South West of Tower, Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 17 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060490

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270604

Location: Durston, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Durston

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST22NE DURSTON DURSTON VILLAGE

6/93 Unidentified chest tomb in
churchyard, about 5 metre South
West of tower, Church of St John
the Baptist

GV II

Chest tomb. Late C16-early C17. Ham stone. Flat topped chamfered cornice, bevelled plinth, inscribed illgibly on top,
sides unadorned and uninscribed except West end which reads "As you are, so was I, As am I so will you be.... Third of
May 1603", Thomas Hay though this is not certain,

Listing NGR: ST2908628095

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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