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Latitude: 51.0506 / 51°3'2"N
Longitude: -3.0527 / 3°3'9"W
OS Eastings: 326304
OS Northings: 128440
OS Grid: ST263284
Mapcode National: GBR M3.G2FQ
Mapcode Global: FRA 46HB.NJ7
Entry Name: Unidentified Chest Tomb in Churchyard, About 3 Metres South of Porch, Church of St Auguistine
Listing Date: 17 May 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1307458
English Heritage Legacy ID: 270751
Location: West Monkton, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA2
District: Taunton Deane
Civil Parish: West Monkton
Built-Up Area: West Monkton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST22NE WEST MONKTON CP
WEST MONKTON VILLAGE
6/207 Unidentified chest tomb in
churchyard, about 3 metres South
of porch, Church of St Augustine
Chest tomb. Late C17. Ham stone. Flat topped, frieze ornately carved with lions' masks, diamonds and rosettes,
segmental headed bays with decorated spandrels set between caryatids on North and South faces, cartouche below angel's
ead at East end, scull and cross bones West end partially sunk below ground. Inscriptions no longer legible but date
1683/8 is discernable on North face. A very handsome chest tomb.
Listing NGR: ST2630428440
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