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Two Thomas Monuments, About 15 Metres South of Nave in Churchyard of Church of St Swithin, Quenington

Description: Two Thomas Monuments, About 15 Metres South of Nave in Churchyard of Church of St Swithin

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 129868

OS Grid Reference: SP1484103898
OS Grid Coordinates: 414841, 203898
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7336, -1.7865

Location: Church Road, Quenington, Gloucestershire GL7 5BN

Locality: Quenington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 5BN

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Listing Text

(west side)

6/242 Two Thomas Monuments, about 15m
south of nave in churchyard of
Church of St. Swithin


Two bale tombs. Elinor Thomas 1685 to south, William Thomas 1677
to north. Limestone. Elinor Thomas has spiral bale top with fan
ends on moulded capping and plinth, plain sides, recessed end
panels with inscription to west and initials ET to east. William
Thomas has spiral bale top with concave end with cherub head and
wings to west, mask in flat surround to east, on moulded capping
and plinth. Lyre ends with wreathed oval panel with rosettes over
to east, and well preserved west end with head and wings over small
oval panel in carved surround, with vigorously carved acanthus and
floral decoration. Recessed sides with deep moulding, with hanging
drapery flanking inscription on north side. Both tombs set
together on surround of headstones probably mainly of C19.

Listing NGR: SP1484103898

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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