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GROUP OF 9 HEADSTONES APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES SOUTH OF SOUTH PORCH OF CHURCH OF ST PAUL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GROUP OF 9 HEADSTONES APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES SOUTH OF SOUTH PORCH OF CHURCH OF ST PAUL

List entry Number: 1107544

Location

GROUP OF 9 HEADSTONES APPROXIMATELY 10 METRES SOUTH OF SOUTH PORCH OF CHURCH OF ST PAUL

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Devon

District: North Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Filleigh

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-May-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 98969

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Details

FILLEIGH FILLEIGH SS 62 NE 5/51 Group of 9 headstones - approximately 10 metres south of south porch of Church of St Paul GV II

Group of 9 headstones. Late C18 and early C19. Principally slate with shaped heads but two are of stone and two are straight-headed. Six line the edge of the principal pathway with the remaining set back behind in line. The 6 to front, from left to right, are to Elizabeth Southcombe d. 1756, with angel's bust to head; John Passimore d. 1785, urn to head containing words 'Reader Fear the Lord'; Jane Passmore d. 1817, straight-headed with incised decoration to borders; stone with illegible inscription; Richard Ferrer d. 1796 with urn to head; and slate stone with verse 'A virgin fair lies buried here/who to her parents was most dear/God thought it fit to call her hence/In Heaven to dwell among the Saints'. The three stones to rear from left: slate stone, nowy-arched with verse: 'Behold all you/that pass here by/As you are now/so once was I/As I are now/so you must be/Prepare for death/And follow me. Jenny Fisher d. 1773. Angels bust to head. Mary Trebble. d.1792.

Listing NGR: SS6629028010

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National Grid Reference: SS 66290 28010

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