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HER Number:MDV94218
Name:Knapman Headstone in St. Mary's Churchyard, Throwleigh


Headstone dated 1718 in memory of Angesse Knapman.


Grid Reference:SX 667 907
Map Sheet:SX69SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishThrowleigh
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTHROWLEIGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • GRAVESTONE (XVIII - 1701 AD to 1800 AD)

Full description

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

Knapman headstone approximately 5 metres south-south-east of chancel of Church of St. Mary. Headstone dated 1718 in memory of Angesse (sic) Knapman. Granite. Upright slab with shaped head standing approximately 600 millimetres high. It is inscribed with large coarse capital letters and records the burial of Agness Knapman in 1718. Date listed: 16th September 1987.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website. [Mapped feature: #57336 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV114078Part of: Graveyard, St. Mary's Church, Throwleigh (Monument)
MDV6974Related to: Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Throwleigh (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 19 2016 12:33PM