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Gillet Monument 5 Metres South of Tower of the Parish Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitcombe, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6936 / 50°41'37"N

Longitude: -2.4027 / 2°24'9"W

OS Eastings: 371648

OS Northings: 88299

OS Grid: SY716882

Mapcode National: GBR PZ.CZ4M

Mapcode Global: FRA 57V7.PRY

Entry Name: Gillet Monument 5 Metres South of Tower of the Parish Church

Listing Date: 27 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323960

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105988

Location: Whitcombe, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Whitcombe

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Dorchester and West Stafford

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


6/96 Gillet Monument 5
metres South of Tower
of the Parish Church


Table tomb. Late C17. Grey limestone. Bulbous end blocks,
ornamental panel with vase and rosettes on south side; inscription
panel on north side. Moulded cornice and flat top block,
moulded plinth. Carved memento mori on end blocks. Inscription to ...
"Melchisedeck Gillet ... Aetatis 75 Qui Obiit 6 Sept 1680" ...

Listing NGR: SY7165288299

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