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HER Number:MDV73919
Name:St John the Baptist Parish Church, Chest Tomb & Ledger Stone


19th century chest tomb and 17th century ledger stone at St John the Baptist parish church, Bishopsteignton


Grid Reference:SX 910 734
Map Sheet:SX97SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBishopsteignton
Ecclesiastical ParishBISHOPSTEIGNTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TOMB (Post Medieval to XXI - 1540 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1988, Bishopsteignton (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV319942.

Chest tomb and ledger stone about 8 metres south of the west wall of the nave of the parish church of St John the Baptist in Bishopsteington. Chest tomb and ledger stone. Early 19th century and late 17th century. The Southern tomb is a low brick chest with a lid commemorating Thomas Harcourt, died 1828. The ledger stone commemorates Barthe Narram .... (remainder of inscription illegible), died 1663. Other details: LBS No 85688.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV319942List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1988. Bishopsteignton. Historic Houses Register. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV9836Related to: Bishopsteignton, St John the Baptist's Parish Church (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 5 2020 3:53PM