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HER Number:MDV9813
Name:Dawlish, St. Gregory's, Clapp Memorial


Two stones on the south wall of St. Greogry's church to the memory of master mariner, Gilbert Clapp and his wife, Avis.


Grid Reference:SX 953 766
Map Sheet:SX97NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishDawlish
Ecclesiastical ParishDAWLISH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX97NE/7/3

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • COMMEMORATIVE MONUMENT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Godfrey, E., 1969, Notes on Dawlish Parish and its Churchwardens' Accounts, 29 (Article in Serial). SDV303677.

Two stones, on the south wall of St. Gregory's church near the entrance gates, to the memory of Gilbert Clapp and his wife, Avis. Gilbert Clapp's ship is shown on his stone. He was a master mariner, and the accounts show that he was 'seated in the church' in 1694.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV303677Article in Serial: Godfrey, E.. 1969. Notes on Dawlish Parish and its Churchwardens' Accounts. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 101. A5 Hardback. 29.

Associated Monuments

MDV9810Part of: Dawlish, Parish Church of St. Gregory (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 24 2017 9:02AM