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2 Adjacent Fitzbowden Headstones Approximately 8 Metres South of the Aisle of the Church of St Giles

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

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Latitude: 50.9511 / 50°57'4"N

Longitude: -4.0895 / 4°5'22"W

OS Eastings: 253328

OS Northings: 118933

OS Grid: SS533189

Mapcode National: GBR KP.N9V8

Mapcode Global: FRA 26BL.DNM

Entry Name: 2 Adjacent Fitzbowden Headstones Approximately 8 Metres South of the Aisle of the Church of St Giles

Listing Date: 16 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104987

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91843

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

18/232 2 adjacent Fitzbowden approximately
- 8 metres south fo the aisle of the
Church of St Giles


2 adjacent headstones. Both are late C18. Slate upright slabs with square-heads and
both are inscribed with Roman serif upper and lower case lettering. The eastern one
stands approximately 450 millimetres high and records the death of Nicholas
Fitzbowden in 1797. The western one stands approximately 600 millimetres high and
records the death of Elizabeth Fitzbowden in 1800.

Listing NGR: SS5332818933

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