Case Chest Tomb Approximately 2.5 Metres South Of Aisle Of The Church Of St Andrew

Date:
22 Aug 1999
Location:
Case Chest Tomb Approximately 2.5 Metres South Of Aisle Of The Church Of St Andrew, Feniton, East Devon, Devon
Reference:
IOE01/00175/10
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.

FENITON SY 19 NW 7/59 Case chest tomb approximately 2.5 - metres south of aisle of the Church of St Andrew GV II

Chest tomb. Dated 1773 in memory of William Case. Hamstone ashlar. Chest tomb is rectangular in plan. The lid has a low-pitched ridge on top and moulded edges. The long sides contain single fielded panels flanked by pilasters carved with flowers and foliage. Any plinth is buried. The panel on the north side is inscribed, the first word in Gothic lettering and the rest in Roman serif upper and lower case lettering. It records the death of William Case in 1773.

Listing NGR: SY1086599400

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Aaben-Reader_Anthony IOE Records for Aaben-Reader, Anthony; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Anthony Aaben-Reader. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Aaben-Reader, Anthony

Rights Holder: Aaben-Reader, Anthony

Keywords

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