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Group of 3 Chest Tombs Approximately 6 Metres North West of North Aisle of Parish Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Chard, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.8695 / 50°52'10"N

Longitude: -2.9636 / 2°57'49"W

OS Eastings: 332288

OS Northings: 108220

OS Grid: ST322082

Mapcode National: GBR M7.TF0T

Mapcode Global: FRA 46PS.TH4

Entry Name: Group of 3 Chest Tombs Approximately 6 Metres North West of North Aisle of Parish Church

Listing Date: 29 July 1976

Last Amended: 13 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205246

English Heritage Legacy ID: 374044

Location: Chard Town, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Chard Town

Built-Up Area: Chard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Chard St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


756-1/4/16 (West side)
29/07/76 Group of 3 chest tombs approx 6m
north-west of north aisle of Parish
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Tomb chests and War Memorial in the
Parish Church churchyard)


Group of 3 chest tombs. Mid/late C18. Limestone. Each tomb has
moulded plinth and cornice to hipped top. Fielded inscribed
panels and corner pilasters. Tomb to south commemorates:
Augustus Wheadon, D.1838; tomb to centre commemorates:
Augustine Wheadon and family, D.1795; tomb to north
commemorates William Soper and his wife Ann, D.1781 and 1769.

Listing NGR: ST3229108216

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