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Skipp and Unidentified Monument, in the Churchyard, About 5 Metres South West of Porch, Church of St, Dymock

Description: Skipp and Unidentified Monument, in the Churchyard, About 5 Metres South West of Porch, Church of St

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 125930

OS Grid Reference: SO7002831218
OS Grid Coordinates: 370028, 231218
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9786, -2.4378

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)
5/112 Skipp and unidentified monument,
in the churchyard, about 5m south-
west of porch, Church of St. Mary


Two pedestal tombs. Late C18, early C19. Stone. Skipp monument;
1780's: pyramid top,. step, weathered lid, moulded edge: raised
rectangle to sides, moulded top to plinth, slight projection to
stone packing below. Good lettering, long 's' in early
inscriptions, Gothic lettering in 1785 one: commemorates various
children, 2 called Robert Skipp, died 1781 and 1783; later
inscriptions. Adjoining unidentified, early C19. Small flat
centre, possibly base for missing urn, sloping sides, step, flat
top, moulded edge. Vertical leaf frieze: quarter-square corner
balusters, with leaf decoration to capitals; plain sides, moulded

Listing NGR: SO7002831218

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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