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Purdon Chest Tomb, 2 Metres East North East of Churchyard Cross, Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Closworth, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8885 / 50°53'18"N

Longitude: -2.6212 / 2°37'16"W

OS Eastings: 356399

OS Northings: 110071

OS Grid: ST563100

Mapcode National: GBR MP.S9QR

Mapcode Global: FRA 56DR.GN4

Entry Name: Purdon Chest Tomb, 2 Metres East North East of Churchyard Cross, Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 30 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307969

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263596

Location: Closworth, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Closworth

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST51SE CLOSWORTH CP

5/38 Purdon Chest Tomb, 2 metres East
North East of Churchyard Cross,
Church of All Saints
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GV II

Chest tomb. C18. Ham stone. Sunken base; flat sides, 2 semi-circular arched recessed panels to North flank, incised
double arch with skull between to South flank, incised pilasters; heavy hipped top. Commemorates Thomas Purdon, died
1714, and -unreadable- died 1774, crude representation of bell in arched panel on one side.


Listing NGR: ST5639910071

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