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Latitude: 50.9512 / 50°57'4"N
Longitude: -4.09 / 4°5'24"W
OS Eastings: 253288
OS Northings: 118942
OS Grid: SS532189
Mapcode National: GBR KP.N9PW
Mapcode Global: FRA 26BL.DG0
Entry Name: Brinsmead Headstone Approximately 31 Metres South South West of the Tower of the Church of St Giles
Listing Date: 16 February 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1307177
English Heritage Legacy ID: 91849
Location: St. Giles in the Wood, Torridge, Devon, EX38
Civil Parish: St. Giles in the Wood
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: St Giles in the Wood St Giles
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
ST GILES ST GILES IN THE WOOD
SS 53 18 IN THE WOOD
18/238 Brinmead headstone approximately
- 31 metres south-south-west of the
tower of the Church of St Giles
Headstone. Dated 1788 in memory of Grace Brinmead. Slate. Upright slab standing
approximately 450 millimetres with rounded corners. In the centre of the head is
carved a winged cherubs head flanked by scrolled decoration and with scrolls down the
sides. The inscription is in Roman serif upper and lower case lettering and it
records the death of Grace Brinsmead in 1788 and her daughter Mary.
This stone has been repositioned here.
Listing NGR: SS5328818942
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