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HEADSTONE ABOUT 12 METRES SOUTH OF THE WEST END OF THE AISLE OF THE CHURCH OF ST MARY

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: HEADSTONE ABOUT 12 METRES SOUTH OF THE WEST END OF THE AISLE OF THE CHURCH OF ST MARY

List entry Number: 1253817

Location

HEADSTONE ABOUT 12 METRES SOUTH OF THE WEST END OF THE AISLE OF THE CHURCH OF ST MARY

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

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bickleigh

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Aug-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 437132

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History

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Details

SS 90 NW BICKLEIGH BICKLEIGH 5/24 Headstone about 12 metres south of - the west end of the aisle of the Church of St Mary GV II Headstone. Late C18. Slate with a later lead capping to preserve the inscription. Shouldered with a rounded head. Parts of the inscription are indistinct but the text is notable, relating the presumably accidental death of "Edward Gibb (s?) of this Parish, who was killed by the stab of a knife at Little-B (probably Little Burn) in this Parish by the Hand of Rob. Hulsey as he was assisting him in Butchering of a swine-hog of which wound in his right thigh through the immense loss of blood, he expired within 15 minutes on Monday 21st Day of Decemeber 1794 - aged 52 years".

Listing NGR: SS9421607166

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National Grid Reference: SS 94216 07166

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