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Group of Three Monuments, in the Churchyard, About 3 Metres South South East of the Porch, Church of, Kempley

Description: Group of Three Monuments, in the Churchyard, About 3 Metres South South East of the Porch, Church of

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 125948

OS Grid Reference: SO6699031250
OS Grid Coordinates: 366990, 231250
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9787, -2.4820

Location: Kempley, Gloucestershire GL18 2AT

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

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Listing Text

SO 63 SE

4/130 Group of Three monuments, in the
churchyard, about 3m south-south-
east of the porch, Church of
St. Mary


Chest tombs: C18: stone. (i) James Gurney, died 1743, Jane
Gurney, 1735: flat lid, moulded edge, lyre ends, sides central
panel with low relief scrolls to sides. Moulded base. (ii)
Henry Mathew, died 1725: flat lid, moulded edge, wide pilaster
ends, rococo carving on stem and its returns; rococo carving to
sides, moulded base. (iii) Southernmost, inscription on north
side illegible, south to Henry Mathew, died 1776. Flat lid,
moulded edge, corner quarter-rectangular fluted balusters with
acanthus-leaf carving: rococo ends and sides, with heads in top
centre of sides: moulded base.

Listing NGR: SO6699031250

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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