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Cam Monument, in the Churchyard, About 1 Metre East of East Wall of Chancel, Church of St Mary, Dymock

Description: Cam Monument, in the Churchyard, About 1 Metre East of East Wall of Chancel, Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 125922

OS Grid Reference: SO7006631225
OS Grid Coordinates: 370066, 231225
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9787, -2.4372

Location: B4216, Dymock, Gloucestershire GL18 2AJ

Locality: Dymock
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 2AJ

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Listing Text

SO 73 SW (north side)
5/104 Cam monument, in the churchyard,
about lm east of east wall of
chancel, Church of St. Mary


Wide pedestal tomb. Cam family, mid C18. Stone: square in plan.
Urn with 4 swags on top, circular cavetto stand, on square base,
roll moulding, gadrooning beneath: wide, swept top, with wreath,
serpent of eternity enclosing an hourglass, ring and crossed laurel
fronds, all in relief, one on each face: roll moulding above step
to main lid, gadrooning below. Sides taper downwards, framing
slate panels, for inscriptions: moulded base, 2 steps, lower
originally with iron railings. Commemorates J. Camm, died 1753, W.
Cam, 1767, list of earlier burials, also later up to 1880.

Listing NGR: SO7006431225

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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