John Kemp Monument In Churchyard, About 2 Metres South Of Priest's Door, Church Of St Michael

Date:
9 Sep 1999
Location:
John Kemp Monument In Churchyard, About 2 Metres South Of Priest's Door, Church Of St Michael, Chipstable, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4 2QR
Reference:
IOE01/00105/35
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.

ST02NW CHIPSTABLE CP RADDINGTON

1/11 John Kemp monument in churchyard about 2 m south of priest's door Church of St Michael

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GV II

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

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Allmey_G Martine IOE Records for Allmey, G Martine; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

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

Keywords

Stone, Tudor Chest Tomb, Elizabethan Religious Ritual And Funerary, Stuart Tomb, Jacobean Funerary Site