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Coles Family Chest Tomb, 6 Metres South-West of Tower, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Lydeard, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.061 / 51°3'39"N

Longitude: -3.189 / 3°11'20"W

OS Eastings: 316774

OS Northings: 129746

OS Grid: ST167297

Mapcode National: GBR LX.FHWR

Mapcode Global: FRA 4669.X0T

Entry Name: Coles Family Chest Tomb, 6 Metres South-West of Tower, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175144

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270235

Location: Bishop's Lydeard, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Bishop's Lydeard

Built-Up Area: Bishops Lydeard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


10/23 Coles Family chest tomb, 6 metres
South-west of tower, Church of St



Coles Family chest tomb. C18. Has stone with panels of blue lias. Ledger topped, cyma recta moulded cornice, moulded
corners, 2 inserted panels North and South side Inscribed in elegant script, badly worn North side though date 1774 is
legible. East and West ends plain, South side inscribed to Mary, wife of Francis Coles, died 1732 and her son died
1726. Partially sunk into the ground at time of survey (April 1983).

Listing NGR: ST1677429746

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