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HER Number:MDV94225
Name:Coombe Headstone in St. Marys Churchyard, Throwleigh


Headstone dated late 17th-early 18th century in memory of John Coombe.


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 (XVII to XVIII - 1601 AD to 1800 AD)

Full description

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

Coombe headstone approximately 10 metres south of nave of Church of St. Mary. Late 17th-early 18th century in memory of John? Coombe. Granite. Upright slab with shaped head standing approximately 600 millimetres high. The front is inscribed coarsely with large bold capitals and it records the burial of John Coombe but the date is buried. Date listed: 16th September 1987.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website. [Mapped feature: #57344 ]

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 12:32PM