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Group of 3 Monuments in the Churchyard, Between 3 and 8 Metres South of East Side of South Porch, Ch, Dymock

Description: Group of 3 Monuments in the Churchyard, Between 3 and 8 Metres South of East Side of South Porch, Ch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 125926

OS Grid Reference: SO7004131214
OS Grid Coordinates: 370041, 231214
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9786, -2.4376

Location: B4215, 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)

5/108 Group of 3 monuments in the
churchyard, between 3 & 8m south of
east side of south porch, Church of
St. Mary


One pedestal and 2 chest tombs: all of stone. Pedestal tomb
nearest church, unidentified, c1800. Weathered top, step, flat
lid, moulded edge, raised rectangular sides, moulded base, on brick
foundation. To south 1843, plain, low chest with flat lid,
slightly inset from sides below: set on plain stone surround,
originally carrying railings, brick underbuilding by path. Later
inscriptions, all on lid. To south chest; tomb, Richard Hill, died
1765. Flat, heavy lid, moulded edge: quarter-square, bulbous
corner pilasters; rococo carving to south face, fielded panel
with inset segmental ends to north; sunk panel to east with semi-
circular top and bottom; cherub's head, hour glass and wings in
relief on west end. Later inscriptions, including some on lid.

Listing NGR: SO7003931213

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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