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Latitude: 50.9511 / 50°57'3"N
Longitude: -4.0899 / 4°5'23"W
OS Eastings: 253299
OS Northings: 118928
OS Grid: SS532189
Mapcode National: GBR KP.N9R0
Mapcode Global: FRA 26BL.DH4
Entry Name: Morish Headstone Approximately 35 Metres South South West of the Tower of the Church of St Giles
Listing Date: 16 February 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1104992
English Heritage Legacy ID: 91856
Location: St. Giles in the Wood, Torridge, Devon, EX38
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
ST GILES ST GILES IN THE WOOD
SS 53 18 IN THE WOOD
18/245 Morish headstone approximately 35
- metres south-south-west of the
tower of the Church of St Giles
Headstone. Dated 1784 in memory of Prudence Morish. Slate. Upright slab with
shaped head standing approximately 500 millimetres high. Each side of the front are
carved fluted columns and segmental arch over and at the apex a calligraphic style
skull and crossbones. It is inscribed in Roman serif upper and lower case lettering
and records the death of Prudence Morish in 1784.
Listing NGR: SS5329818925
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