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HER Number:MDV76495
Name:Headstone to James Hewitt in St. Marys Churchyard, Burlescombe


Headstone to James Hewitt, died 1762.


Grid Reference:ST 075 166
Map Sheet:ST01NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBurlescombe
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBURLESCOMBE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 95874

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GRAVESTONE (XVIII - 1701 AD to 1800 AD (Between))

Full description

Scott Wilson, 2008, Hanson Town Farm, Devon. Archaeological Desk-Based Assessment, 12 (Report - Assessment). SDV344495.

Other details: Site 29.

English Heritage, 2010, Historic Houses Register (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV154869.

Hewitt headstone approximately 4 metres south of aisle of Church of St. Mary. Headstone. Dated 1762 in memory of James Hewitt. Hamstone. Upright slab stands approximately 400 millimetres high. The first word of the inscription is in Gothic lettering, the rest in is Roman serif upper and lower case lettering. It records the death of James Hewitt in 1762. Date listed 17th March 1988.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV154869List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: English Heritage. 2010. Historic Houses Register. Historic Houses Register. Website. [Mapped feature: #48381 ]
SDV344495Report - Assessment: Scott Wilson. 2008. Hanson Town Farm, Devon. Archaeological Desk-Based Assessment. Scott Wilson Report. D118857. A4 Stapled + Digital. 12.

Associated Monuments

MDV76488Part of: St. Marys Churchyard, Burlescombe (Monument)
MDV1473Related to: St. Mary's Parish Church, Burlescombe (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4635 - Archaeological Desk-Based Assessment of Hanson Town Farm, Devon

Date Last Edited:Mar 26 2010 2:23PM