DUNSFORD MONUMENT IN ST PETERS CHURCHYARD 6.6 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SOUTH PORCH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1384954
Date first listed:
10-Apr-2000
Statutory Address:
DUNSFORD MONUMENT IN ST PETERS CHURCHYARD 6.6 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SOUTH PORCH, ST PETER STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
DUNSFORD MONUMENT IN ST PETERS CHURCHYARD 6.6 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SOUTH PORCH, ST PETER STREET

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

County:
Devon
District:
Mid Devon (District Authority)
Parish:
Tiverton
National Grid Reference:
SS 95423 12819

Details

TIVERTON

SS9512 ST PETER STREET, Tiverton 848-1/6/313 Dunsford monument in St Peter's churchyard, 6.6m south-east of south porch

GV II

Dunsford monument. Probably late C19. White marble on a grey stone pedestal. Pedestal has moulded cap and base, the sides with roughened masonry. On it stands a tall, square tapered shaft with shaped top surmounted by an urn. Inscriptions in lead letters on all 4 sides. At the top of the north side is the inscription IN MEMORY OF MARTIN DUNSFORD OF TIVERTON SERGE MANUFACTURER A TRULY WISE AND SINCERELY GOOD MAN DIED OCTR. 30th 1763 AGED 52. On the west side is MARTIN DUNSFORD AUTHOR OF THE HISTORICAL MEMORIES OF TIVERTON DIED MARCH 13 - 1807. AGED 63 YEARS. On the east side is an inscription to Gideon Acland Boyce (d.1861), the architect. Several other members of the Dunsford, Boyce, Acland and Pratt families are commemorated, their dates of death ranging from 1771 to 1936.





Listing NGR: SS9542012822

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
485413
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 06 Jun 2007
Reference: IOE01/16279/19
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