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HER Number:MDV71117
Name:Luton, Ficklin Chest Tomb


Mid 19C chest tomb on south side of Luton Chapel


Grid Reference:SX 902 770
Map Sheet:SX97NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBishopsteignton
Ecclesiastical ParishBISHOPSTEIGNTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TOMB (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1988, Luton, LBS Number 85723 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV319955.

'Ficklin' chest tomb and railings - immediately south of the south side of Luton Chapel. Mid C19 freestone low chest with oversailing moulded lid; inscription on side commemorating Berney Ficklin of the Royal Canadian Rifle Regiment, died 1854. Iron railings with spear finials and columnar corner standards with urn finials.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV319955List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1988. Luton. Historic Houses Register. LBS Number 85723.

Associated Monuments

MDV22151Related to: Luton, St John's Church (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 4 2006 9:19PM