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Latitude: 51.583 / 51°34'58"N
Longitude: -1.8615 / 1°51'41"W
OS Eastings: 409692
OS Northings: 187140
OS Grid: SU096871
Mapcode National: GBR 3SM.Q64
Mapcode Global: VHB3C.PG8S
Entry Name: Group of 7 Large Family Monuments, in Churchyard, 20 Metres South of South Trancept, Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 17 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1198280
English Heritage Legacy ID: 317940
Location: Purton, Wiltshire, SN5
Civil Parish: Purton
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Purton
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
SU 08 NE PURTON CHURCH END
8/292 Group of 7 Large family monuments
in churchyard, 20m south of south
transept, Church of St. Mary
Group of 7 chest tombs, early C19. Sandstone, set in 2 rows. East
row, from north:
(a) Hipped top, moulded table and base and
recessed corner balusters. Inscription
in panel to MARY SMITH (nee Hill), died
(b) Similar, to THOMAS HILL, died 1842.
(c) Gothic corner pilasters. To JAMES LARGE,
died 1878, and family.
West row from north:
(d) Moulded table and base. Inscription within
wide Gothic arch, to six daughters of THOMAS
SEATY, died mid C19.
(e) Moulded table and base, recessed corner
balusters. Inscription in moulded panel
to ROBERT SHEPPARD, died 1832.
(f) Moulded table and base. Gothic corner
pilasters. Inscription in wide cusped
arch. To THOMAS LARGE, died 1855, and
(g) As (e) to JAMES SADLER LARGE, died 1838,
Listing NGR: SU0969287140
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