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Pair of Gravestones at Head and Feet of Stanbury Children Grave Circa 5 Metres South of East End of Church of St John Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Instow, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.058 / 51°3'28"N

Longitude: -4.1705 / 4°10'13"W

OS Eastings: 247984

OS Northings: 130980

OS Grid: SS479309

Mapcode National: GBR KL.FM92

Mapcode Global: FRA 264B.51Z

Entry Name: Pair of Gravestones at Head and Feet of Stanbury Children Grave Circa 5 Metres South of East End of Church of St John Baptist

Listing Date: 29 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107603

English Heritage Legacy ID: 98805

Location: Instow, North Devon, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Instow

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Instow St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SS 43 SE,
1/101

INSTOW,
RECTORY LANE,
Instow Town,
Pair of gravestones at head and feet of Stanbury Children grave circa 5 metres south of East End of Church of St John Baptist

GV

II

Pair of Gravestones. 1690. Stone. Double segmental heads. Headstone has
incised skulls and hour glass. To left and right respectively, inscriptions to
Agnes and George Stanbury, daughter and son of Richard Stanbury who both died 1st
March 1690, aged 15 and 11. Stone at foot of grave with weathered inscription
recording their deaths by small pox.


Listing NGR: SS4798430980

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