This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
ST22NE WEST MONKTON CP WEST MONKTON VILLAGE
6/207 Unidentified chest tomb in churchyard, about 3 metres South of porch, Church of St Augustine
Chest tomb. Late C17. Ham stone. Flat topped, frieze ornately carved with lions' masks, diamonds and rosettes, segmental headed bays with decorated spandrels set between caryatids on North and South faces, cartouche below angel's ead at East end, scull and cross bones West end partially sunk below ground. Inscriptions no longer legible but date 1683/8 is discernable on North face. A very handsome chest tomb.
Listing NGR: ST2630428440
Copyright IoE Mr Mick Humphreys. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Humphreys, Mick
Rights Holder: Humphreys, Mick
Ham Hill Stone, Stuart Chest Tomb, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Tomb, Funerary Site