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Group of Five Memorials Circa 6 Metres West of West Wall at Church of St Giles, Uley

Description: Group of Five Memorials Circa 6 Metres West of West Wall at Church of St Giles

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 131624

OS Grid Reference: ST7910698570
OS Grid Coordinates: 379106, 198570
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6855, -2.3036

Location: B4066, Uley, Gloucestershire GL11 5SY

Locality: Uley
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL11 5SY

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Listing Text

4/171A (west side)

Group of five memorials
c6 m west of west wall
GV at Church of St Giles


Group lies in straight north-south alignment, with one tomb set c2 m closer to wall,
opposite buttress.

(i) Chest tomb. C18. Limestone. Heavy moulded top, remains of inscription north
side, but no name or date decipherable. At time of survey sunk half-depth into
ground. The northernmost item in the group.

(ii) Tall chest tomb. Early C18. Limestone. Baroque design, roll and cyma top,
moulded base, enriched ΒΌ balusters, cartouches east and west, rectangular panels in
bolection mould and decorative floral supporters. Inscriptions not legible.

(iii) Chest tomb. Early C18. Limestone. Cyma top, lyre and panels, rectangular
inscription panels in bolection mouldings; north panel broken at time of survey,
south panel with good baroque cartouche. At time of survey sunk half-depth into
ground. Inscriptions not legible.

(iv) Chest tomb. C18. LImestone. Cyma top, simple end and side panels. At time of
survey sinking into ground and leaning. Inscriptions not legible. Located c4 m due
west of buttress on church west wall.

(v) Altar tomb. Early C19. Sandstone. Square pedestal, stepped top with large urn,
high plinth, reeded corner pilasters, raised inscription panels. WILLIAM ALBERT
PRICE, dates not legible. Formerly in railed enclosure. Located at south end of the
group, and due west from south-west corner of church.

Listing NGR: ST7910698570

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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