This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
FENITON SY 19 NW 7/60 Saunders chest tomb approximately - 4.5 metres east of the chapel of the Church of St Andrew GV II
Chest tomb. Dated 1793 in memory of John Saunders. Hamstone ashlar. Chest tomb in rectangular in plan and sits on a moulded plinth. Its lid is soffit-moulded and has a low-pitched ridge along the top. All the sides have fielded panels and there are panelled pilasters each end of the long sides. The west end panel is inscribed, the first word in Gothic lettering, the rest in Roman serif upper and lower case lettering. It records the death of John Saunders in 1793.
Listing NGR: SY1088399430
© 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
Ashlar, Ham Hill Stone, Georgian Chest Tomb, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Tomb, Funerary Site
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