Maskeylne Monument In Churchyard Against South Trancept Wall, Church Of St Mary

Date:
5 Aug 2001
Location:
Maskeylne Monument In Churchyard Against South Trancept Wall, Church Of St Mary, Church End, Purton, North Wiltshire, Wiltshire, SN5 4EB
Reference:
IOE01/02535/16
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SU 08 NE PURTON CHURCH END

8/288 Maskelyne monument in churchyard against south transept wall, Church of St. Mary

GV II

Chest tomb in arca form. Early C19. Limestone. Hipped and moulded table. Chest with recessed moulded panels and plinth.

With other monuments in formerly railed enclosure. To NEVIL MASKELYNE, Astronomer Royal, died 1811, whose tablet occurs within the church (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SU0969187162

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1597 IOE Records taken by Chris Pocock; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Chris Pocock. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Pocock, Chris

Rights Holder: Pocock, Chris

Keywords

Limestone, Georgian Chest Tomb, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Tomb, Funerary Site

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