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Latitude: 51.0613 / 51°3'40"N
Longitude: -3.1104 / 3°6'37"W
OS Eastings: 322284
OS Northings: 129696
OS Grid: ST222296
Mapcode National: GBR M0.FKTF
Mapcode Global: FRA 46C9.XRW
Entry Name: Unidentified Chest Tomb, in Churchyard 6 Metres South of Porch, Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 17 May 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1344485
English Heritage Legacy ID: 270626
Location: Kingston St. Mary, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA2
District: Taunton Deane
Civil Parish: Kingston St. Mary
Built-Up Area: Kingston St Mary
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST2229 KINGSTON ST MARY CP
KINGSTON ST MARY VILLAGE
12/115 Unidentified chest tomb, in
churchyard 6 metres South of
porch, Church of St Mary
Chest tomb. C17. Sandstone, alabaster sections and blue lias panels. Steeply pitched ledger top, dentil moulded
cornice, frieze carved with swags and drops moulded architrave, divided into 2 bays on North and South fronts with
semi-circular headed sroded blue lias panels, alabaster winged cherubs in spandrels with central alabaster drapes, East
and West ends 'en bombe' with carved palms West, skull and cross bones East. It would seem that the frieze and cornice
have at some time been painted as traces of brown pigment remain. Poor condition at time of survey (March 1984).
(Photographs in NMR).
Listing NGR: ST2228429693
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