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HER Number:MDV108499
Name:Stone, No Mans Chapel

Summary

An engraved stone at No Mans Chapel.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 913 001
Map Sheet:SS90SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishThorverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTHORVERTON

Protected Status

  • Local List: Rixenford Lane and Upton Pyne

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COMMEMORATIVE STONE (XX - 1926 AD to 1926 AD (Throughout))

Full description

Freeman, E. V., Untitled Source, 126-127 (Article in Serial). SDV337628.

A large piece of worked granite on the site commemorates the removal of the chapel and its re-erection in Crediton cemetery in 1926.


Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

t John the Baptist's Chapel (Remains of)' marked.


Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1978, SS90SW10, SS90SW10 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV357425.

This chapel was re-erected in Crediton Cemetery in 1926, see SS80SW29. Hoskins found only the floor This chapel was re-erected in Crediton Cemetery in 1926, see SS80SW29. A large piece of worked granite was placed on its site inscribed ‘Site of the Ancient Chapel of St John the Baptist, removed and rebuilt in Crediton Cemetery in 1926'. Hoskins found only the floor of the chapel, much overgrown, when he visited the site some time before 1938.


Google, 2014, Google Streetview (Website). SDV355684.

Stone is visible.


Ordnance Survey, 2014, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV355681.

'Stone' marked.


Mid Devon District Council, 2014, Mid Devon Local List Register of Heritage Assets - Central, Engraved Stone near Rixenford Finger Sign, Junction of Rixenford Land and Upton Pyne Lane (Local List - Register of Heritage Assets). SDV356890.

Engraved Stone near Rixenford Finger Sign, Junction of Rixenford Land and Upton Pyne Lane.
Description: Near the fingerpost signed Rixenford, there is a big stone engraved with the following:
Site of the ancient chapel of St John the Baptist removed and rebuilt in Crediton cemetery 1926.

Grid Reference: 291325/100182
Source: Crediton Town Council


Mid Devon District Council, 2014, Register of Heritage Assets, Memorial Stone (Local List - Register of Heritage Assets). SDV356889.

Memorial Stone.
Importance: Important historic feature.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV337628Article in Serial: Freeman, E. V.. Exeter Diocesan Architectural Society. 15. Unknown. 126-127.
SDV355681Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2014. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #67859 ]
SDV355684Website: Google. 2014. Google Streetview. http://maps.google.co.uk. Website.
SDV356889Local List - Register of Heritage Assets: Mid Devon District Council. 2014. Register of Heritage Assets. Mid Devon District Council. Digital. Memorial Stone.
SDV356890Local List - Register of Heritage Assets: Mid Devon District Council. 2014. Mid Devon Local List Register of Heritage Assets - Central. Mid Devon District Council. Digital. Engraved Stone near Rixenford Finger Sign, Junction of Rixenford Land and Upton Pyne Lane.
SDV357425Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1978. SS90SW10. SS90SW10. Card Index. SS90SW10.

Associated Monuments

MDV14078Related to: St John the Baptist's Chapel, No Mans Chapel (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Mar 20 2015 11:37AM