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