MEM24827 - St Petrock's Churchyard, Timberscombe (Monument)

Summary

The churchyard has been in use since at least medieval times.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

[SS 9559 4205] St. Petrock's Church [NAT] [1] St. Petrock's Church, formerly St. Michael's is in normal use. There must have been an earlier church on the site of the present one, which is predominantly 15th century. [2-5] Graveyard in use since at least medieval times. [6] The churchyard is visible on 2018 MasterMap data. [7]

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1928-1938. 6 Inch Map: 1928-1938, 3rd Edition. 1:10560. 1938.
  • <2> Unassigned: Hancock, F.. 1902. REV Object Name Book. 25.
  • <3> Monograph: Pevsner, N.. 1958. The Buildings of England: South and West Somerset. Penguin Books. 323.
  • <4> Unpublished document: PITCHER, GHP. Field Investigators Comments. Ordnance Survey visit, 26 May 1965.
  • <5> Monograph: Allen, N.V.. 1974. Churches and Chapels of Exmoor. Exmoor Press. 80-1.
  • <6> Verbal communication: Various. 1900-. Somerset County Council staff comments. M Aston, 2 December 1976.
  • <7>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap. [Mapped feature: #46458 ]

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9558 4205 (72m by 52m)
Map sheet SS94SE
Civil Parish TIMBERSCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (3)

Related Events/Activities (1)

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Other Statuses/References

  • Church Heritage Record ID: 601482
  • Exmoor National Park Authority HER number: MSO8306
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO10607
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO12158
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 94 SE16
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 36893
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 31081
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35055

Record last edited

Jan 15 2020 4:11PM

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