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Braginton Chest Tomb Approximately 8 Metres North of the Aisle of the Churhc of St Giles

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Giles in the Wood, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9515 / 50°57'5"N

Longitude: -4.0895 / 4°5'22"W

OS Eastings: 253323

OS Northings: 118975

OS Grid: SS533189

Mapcode National: GBR KP.N9T1

Mapcode Global: FRA 26BL.DMB

Entry Name: Braginton Chest Tomb Approximately 8 Metres North of the Aisle of the Churhc of St Giles

Listing Date: 16 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104986

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91841

Location: St. Giles in the Wood, Torridge, Devon, EX38

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: St. Giles in the Wood

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: St Giles in the Wood St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

ST GILES ST GILES IN THE WOOD
SS 53 18 IN THE WOOD
18/230 Braginton chest tomb approximately
- 8 metres north of the aisle of the
Church of St Giles

GV II

Chest tomb. Dated 1842 in memory of George Braginton. Hard purple-coloured
metamorphic stone. Chest tomb is rectangular in plan. It sits on a moulded plinth
and its flat lid has moulded edges. All sides contain a single rectangular panel.
The southern panel is inscribed with Roman serif upper and lower case lettering and
records the deaths of George Braginton in 1842 and Richard Braginton in 1850.


Listing NGR: SS5332318975

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