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Franklin Monument in Churchyard, 53 Metres South of South Aisle, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Purton, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5828 / 51°34'58"N

Longitude: -1.8613 / 1°51'40"W

OS Eastings: 409706

OS Northings: 187111

OS Grid: SU097871

Mapcode National: GBR 3SM.Q7B

Mapcode Global: VHB3C.PGCZ

Entry Name: Franklin Monument in Churchyard, 53 Metres South of South Aisle, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 17 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283932

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317942

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

SU 08 NE PURTON CHURCH END
8/294
Franklin monument in churchyard,
south of south aisle, Church of
St. Mary
GV
II

Oval chest tomb. C19. Limestone. Moulded table and base and
raised panels in four quarters, all surmounted by short pyramid
clasped by acanthus brackets. To JOHN FRANKLIN and MARTHA his
wife, died 1831. Franklin was a monumental mason of local note
whose tablets frequently appear in east Wiltshire and
neighbourhood.


Listing NGR: SU0970687111

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