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Morse Monument, in the Churchyard, About 4 Metres South East of South East Corner of South Aisle, Ch, Newent

Description: Morse Monument, in the Churchyard, About 4 Metres South East of South East Corner of South Aisle, Ch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 125656

OS Grid Reference: SO7237125944
OS Grid Coordinates: 372371, 225944
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9313, -2.4032

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)

13/124 Morse monument, in the churchyard
about 4m south-east of south-east
corner of south aisle,
Church of St. Mary


Chest tomb; probably second half C18; stone. Flat lid, simply
moulded edge. South side plain, with incised line as margin,
scalloped corners with paterae; north side raised panel with
acanthus moulding, indented segmental ends, rococo carving outside.
Ends elongated pilasters, west coat of arms in rococo surround,
carved decoration to narrow ends. East end plain, probably
originally as west, but weathered. Moulded plinth on wider,
rectangular base. Commemorates Morse on north side, inscription
weathered; Goode on south, 1838 and 1841.

Listing NGR: SO7237125944

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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