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HER Number:MDV34706
Name:St John the Baptist's Parish Church, Chest Tomb


18th century chest tomb in the graveyard of St John the Baptist's parish church in Hatherleigh


Grid Reference:SS 541 046
Map Sheet:SS50SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishHatherleigh
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishHATHERLEIGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS50SW/2/4
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TOMB (Post Medieval to XVIII - 1540 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 29/02/1988, Hatherleigh, 31 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV256974.

Chest tomb approximately 8 meters east of parish church of St John the Baptist in Hatherleigh. Early 18th century. Sides are of small dressed sandstone blocks, granite lid chamfered on soffit. Inscription no longer visible.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV256974List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 29/02/1988. Hatherleigh. Historic Houses Register. Unknown. 31.

Associated Monuments

MDV265Related to: Hatherleigh, St John the Baptist's Parish Church (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Aug 7 2007 4:20PM