Harred Family Chest Tomb In Churchyard About 2 Metres South Of Porch Church Of The Holy Cross

Date:
18 Aug 1999
Location:
Harred Family Chest Tomb In Churchyard About 2 Metres South Of Porch Church Of The Holy Cross, Church Lane, Thornfalcon, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA3 5NP
Reference:
IOE01/00153/03
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.

THORNFALCON CP CHURCH LANE (North side) ST22SE

5/139 Harred family chest tomb in churchyard, about 2 south of porch, Church of the Holy Cross -

GV II

Chest tomb. Mid C18. Ham stone. Ledger topped, moulded cornice, moulded plinth, raised and fielded panels, end pilasters divided vertically into 3 panels, winged cherubs heads on north and south faces, west end skull and cross bones, east end pair of hearts with crossed arrows through them carved in high relief. Inscribed north side to Thomas Harred died 1769, and south side, very soft and decayed, to Mary his wife, died 1769. A fine tomb, and an interesting variant on a standard C18 design.

Listing NGR: ST2833323903

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Humphreys_Mick IOE Records for Humphreys, Mick; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

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

Keywords

Ham Hill Stone, Georgian Chest Tomb, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Tomb, Funerary Site