This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
ST02NW CHIPSTABLE CP RADDINGTON
1/11 John Kemp monument in churchyard about 2 m south of priest's door Church of St Michael
Chest tomb. Early C17. unidentified stone. Flat topped, steeply chamfered top, monolithic slabs north and south sides, former inscribed: "Here lieth the body of John Kemp of Raddington buried the VI day of July 160-". East and west ends open with stone lying nearby.
Top eroded. A good example of an early chest tomb with remarkably clear lettering.
Listing NGR: ST0203226003
Copyright IoE Mrs G Martine Allmey. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Allmey, G Martine
Rights Holder: Allmey, G Martine
Stone, Tudor Chest Tomb, Elizabethan Religious Ritual And Funerary, Stuart Tomb, Jacobean Funerary Site