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Bennett Monument One Metre East of Chancel of Church of St Mary

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wraxall, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8054 / 50°48'19"N

Longitude: -2.6033 / 2°36'11"W

OS Eastings: 357582

OS Northings: 100824

OS Grid: ST575008

Mapcode National: GBR MQ.YG8R

Mapcode Global: FRA 56FY.X7K

Entry Name: Bennett Monument One Metre East of Chancel of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 19 November 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119405

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105535

Location: Wraxall, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Wraxall

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wraxall St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 50 SE WRAXALL LOWER WRAXALL

3/209 Bennett Monument
one metre east of
chancel of Church
of St Mary

GV II*

Table-Tomb. Early C18. Stone, with one recess panel each side, deeply carved
pilasters with memento mori, rounded ends. Shield of arms on east end, and several
skulls on west end. Inscription: "Here lyeth the body of Francis Bennett of
Merefield-house (sic) in the parish of Cattistock who died the 6 day of May A° Drii
1728. Aged 73".


Listing NGR: ST5758200824

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