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Latitude: 51.025 / 51°1'30"N
Longitude: -3.3983 / 3°23'53"W
OS Eastings: 302032
OS Northings: 126003
OS Grid: ST020260
Mapcode National: GBR LM.HQX5
Mapcode Global: FRA 36RD.RXB
Entry Name: John Kemp Monument in Churchyard, About 2 Metres South of Priest's Door, Church of St Michael
Listing Date: 23 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1177642
English Heritage Legacy ID: 271164
Location: Chipstable, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4
District: Taunton Deane
Civil Parish: Chipstable
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST02NW CHIPSTABLE CP
1/11 John Kemp monument in churchyard
about 2 m south of priest's door
Church of St Michael
Chest tomb. Early C17. unidentified stone. Flat topped, steeply chamfered top, monolithic
slabs north and south sides, former inscribed: "Here lieth the body of John Kemp of Raddington
buried the VI day of July 160-". East and west ends open with stone lying nearby.
Top eroded. A good example of an early chest tomb with remarkably clear lettering.
Listing NGR: ST0203226003
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