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HER Number:MDV191
Name:Church Plate in St Brannock's Parish Church, Braunton


Elizabethan style chalice, with cover dated 1576 and paten dated 1699. Also flagon and alms dish, undated.


Grid Reference:SS 489 370
Map Sheet:SS43NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBraunton
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBRAUNTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS43NE/12/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (XVI to Post Medieval - 1501 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Chanter, J. F. + Reed, H., 1907, Second Report of the Church Plate Committee, 118 (Article in Serial). SDV70301.

Chalice, Elizabethan style with cover, has stem with large knop. Usual Elizabethan band and leaf ornament round bowl, another ornamentation at base of bowl and knop. Marks: the three usual marks of T Matthew, Exeter. Chalice cover has the date 1576 on the button. Paten, plain with rim on foot. Mark: castle of three towers; I. P. on each side, B. A. R. on top, V. M. Under; on foot, I. P. smaller and different shaped letter. A Barnstaple mark. Pricked inscription : "Braunton, 1699". Flagon and alms dish, both electroplated.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV70301Article in Serial: Chanter, J. F. + Reed, H.. 1907. Second Report of the Church Plate Committee. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 39. A5 Hardback. 118.

Associated Monuments

MDV185Part of: Braunton, St Brannock's Parish Church (Building)

Associated Finds

  • FDV2997 - CHURCH PLATE (XVI to Unknown - 1501 AD)

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 22 2012 12:00AM