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Nelme Monument, in the Churchyard About 1 Metre West of Nave, Church of St Mary, Newent

Description: Nelme Monument, in the Churchyard About 1 Metre West of Nave, Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 125640

OS Grid Reference: SO7232925945
OS Grid Coordinates: 372329, 225945
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9313, -2.4038

Location: Church Street, Newent, Gloucestershire GL18 1AA

Locality: Newent
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 1AA

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Listing Text

(north side)

13/108 Nelme monument, in the churchyard
about 1m west of nave, Church of
St. Mary


Chest tomb; early C18; stone; flat lid, wide projection to
moulded edge, lyre ends, scrolls framing hourglass, fronds and urn.
Sides, rectangular panel with narrow panels each end of different
stone, with swags and scrolls. Plain, chamfered plinth.
Commemorates William Nelme, died 1702, further inscription 1729.

Listing NGR: SO7232925945

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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