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Salmon Monument in Churchyard, About 12 Metres South of South Aisle, Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Chilcompton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2694 / 51°16'9"N

Longitude: -2.5074 / 2°30'26"W

OS Eastings: 364696

OS Northings: 152368

OS Grid: ST646523

Mapcode National: GBR MV.08JZ

Mapcode Global: VH89N.HC97

Entry Name: Salmon Monument in Churchyard, About 12 Metres South of South Aisle, Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 25 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345097

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267818

Location: Chilcompton, Mendip, Somerset, BA3

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Chilcompton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

4/14 Salmon Monument in churchyard,
about 12 m south of south aisle,
Church of St John the Baptist


Chest tomb. Earliest legible inscription to Henry Salmon of 1790, though chest is probably earlier. Dressed stone.
Oblong chest on a moulded plinth, corner urn pilasters, decorated panels with inscriptions to north and south sides,
cambered slab top moulded around its outer edge.

Listing NGR: ST6469652368

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