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HER Number:MDV33351
Name:Brock Headstone at Gidleigh Parish Church


Brock headstone 5 metres north of the Church of the Holy Trinity in Gidleigh and erected in 1782


Grid Reference:SX 670 883
Map Sheet:SX68NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishGidleigh
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishGIDLEIGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68NE/15/5
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TOMB (XVIII - 1751 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1987, Gidleigh, 147 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV275393.

Headstone approximately 5 metres north of the aisle of the Church of the HolyTtrinity in Gidleigh dated 1782 in memory of William Brock.

English Heritage, 2012, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV348729.

Brock headstone approximately 5 metres north of aisle of Church of the Holy Trinity in Gidleigh. Headstone dated 1782 in memory of William Brock. Granite upright slab standing approximately 0.75 metres high with rounded top corners. The front is inscribed with plain upper and lower case lettering and records the death of William Brock in 1782.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV275393List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1987. Gidleigh. Historic Houses Register. 147.
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website. [Mapped feature: #19118 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV6128Related to: Church of the Holy Trinity, Gidleigh (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 7 2012 11:41AM