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Latitude: 51.0896 / 51°5'22"N
Longitude: -2.2711 / 2°16'15"W
OS Eastings: 381110
OS Northings: 132285
OS Grid: ST811322
Mapcode National: GBR 0V3.NMY
Mapcode Global: FRA 6647.M1N
Entry Name: Unidentified Monument Circa 4 Metres West of Chafyn Grove Memorial in the Churchyard of the Church of St Michael
Listing Date: 7 July 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1318657
English Heritage Legacy ID: 320170
Location: Mere, Wiltshire, BA12
Civil Parish: Mere
Built-Up Area: Mere
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Mere St Michael the Archangel
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 8032-8132 MERE CHURCH STREET
c.4 m west of
Chafyn-Grove memorial in
the churchyard of the
Church of St Michael
Chest tomb. 1700. Limestone. Chest tomb with deep flat ledger stone to
cavetto mould to plain chest, but south side has panel with moulded top edge
carrying a bold inscription in lower case, partly legible, thus:
'Thinke on mee as you pass by
As you are now so once was I
But now I lye d....h.d to dust
hoping to rise among the just'
These are sentiments expressed in varying ways on monuments since the early C12.
Listing NGR: ST8111032285
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