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Group of 7 Large Family Monuments, in Churchyard, 20 Metres South of South Trancept, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Purton, Wiltshire

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317940

Location: Purton, Wiltshire, SN5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Purton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Purton

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


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,
and wife.

Listing NGR: SU0969287140

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