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Unidentified Chest Tomb Circa 10 Metres West of South West Corner, at Church of St Giles, Uley

Description: Unidentified Chest Tomb Circa 10 Metres West of South West Corner, at Church of St Giles

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 131626

OS Grid Reference: ST7910298565
OS Grid Coordinates: 379102, 198565
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6855, -2.3037

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

4/171C (west side)

Unidentified chest tomb
c10 m west of
south-west corner,
at Church of St Giles#


Chest tomb. Early C18. Limestone. A very rich baroque design with thick cyma mould
top, heavy quarter balusters framing half-cylindrical east and west ends with high
relief carving of putti heads and emblems east, and palm, ring and book, west;
fielded panel north side, and rich cartouche, south. Inscriptions not legible, and
base sunk into ground at time of survey.

An especially splendid memorial in reasonably good condition at time of survey.

Listing NGR: ST7910298565

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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