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Cock Headstone 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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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9511 / 50°57'4"N

Longitude: -4.0893 / 4°5'21"W

OS Eastings: 253339

OS Northings: 118935

OS Grid: SS533189

Mapcode National: GBR KP.N9WC

Mapcode Global: FRA 26BL.DPP

Entry Name: Cock Headstone 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: 1147869

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91842

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
18/231 Cock headstone approximately 8
- metres south of the aisle of the
Church of St Giles

GV II

Headstone. Dated 1760 in memory of James Cock. Slate. Upright square-headed slab
standing approximately 450 millimetres high. The head is carved with skull flanked
by scrolled decoration. The inscription is Roman serif upper and lower case
lettering. It records the death of James Cock, Clark (sic) of the parish, in 1760,
and his son James. The other side is inscribed in memory of Hugh Cock who died in
1823.


Listing NGR: SS5333918935

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