Arch At Entrance To Graveyard Of Baptist Chapel

Date:
29 Aug 1999
Location:
Arch At Entrance To Graveyard Of Baptist Chapel, Abbey Road, Bovey Tracey, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13 9AB
Reference:
IOE01/00012/06
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SX 8178 BOVEY TRACEY ABBEY ROAD , Bovey Tracey

11/33 Arch at entrance to graveyard of - Baptist Chapel 23.8.55 GV II Arch, re-set. Medieval. Granite. Consists of a 2-centred arch with 2 sets of quarter-round mouldings; convex stops at foot. Protective layer of C18 or C19 red brick on top. C19 iron gate with pointed head, apparently designed for the arch.

Patch of granite ashlar walling at either side of arch is surmounted by 2 pieces of re-set granite, one on each side, splayed on the underside, the splay cut to a very slight hollow. Believed locally to be the remnant of a monastery, but no such institution is known to have existed in the town.

Listing NGR: SX8150278492

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Medley_M J IOE Records for Medley, M J; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr M J Medley. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Medley, M J

Rights Holder: Medley, M J

Keywords

Ashlar, Brick, Granite, Iron, Medieval Arch, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Elizabethan Gate, Unassigned, Wall, Barrier