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Group of 5 Monuments in Churchyard, 10 to 18 Metres South West of South Aisle, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3765 / 51°22'35"N

Longitude: -1.9474 / 1°56'50"W

OS Eastings: 403754

OS Northings: 164156

OS Grid: SU037641

Mapcode National: GBR 3W1.LGM

Mapcode Global: VHB49.6NBP

Entry Name: Group of 5 Monuments in Churchyard, 10 to 18 Metres South West of South Aisle, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365976

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311541

Location: Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Bishops Cannings

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Bishop's Cannings and Etchilhampton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

BISHOPS CANNINGS CHANDLERS LANE
SU 06 SW (east side)
6/120 Group of 5 monuments in churchyard,
10m-18m south west of south aisle,
Church of St Mary

II

Group of 5 chest tombs, C18 and C19, limestone, in 3 rows from
east:
(a) Chest tomb, cavetto table and moulded base. Fielded end panels
and central side panels broken forward. Waisted baluster ends
bearing arms. To Richard Cooke Shergold of Devizes, died 1727.
Second row, from north:
(b) Tall chest tomb. Cavetto table and architrave on three
pilasters with coarse floral decoration. Raised shields. To
Elizabeth Be---Y, and others nc:i;. illegible. She died 1791.
(c) Chest tomb with corniced table and moulded base. Architrave on
three panelled pilasters dividing raised shields. Inscription
illegible.
West row, from north:
(d) Chest tomb. Corniced table and reeded fascia, moulded base.
Draped end pilasters and central floral panel. To William
Ruddle, died 1840, and others.
(e) Chest tomb. Broken table and moulded base. Panelled pilasters
dividing raised shields. Inscriptions illegible.


Listing NGR: SU0375464156

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