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Group of Three Memorials, Two to Powell, One Knight, Circa 15 to 20 Metres South West of Porch Door,, Uley

Description: Group of Three Memorials, Two to Powell, One Knight, Circa 15 to 20 Metres South West of Porch Door,

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 131635

OS Grid Reference: ST7911398549
OS Grid Coordinates: 379113, 198549
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6853, -2.3035

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

4/171M (west side)

Group of three
memorials, two to
Powell, one Knight,
c15-20 m south-west of
porch door,
GV at Church of St Giles


Tombs lie in line north-south: the northernmost first described.

(i) Tall chest tomb. Late C18. Sandstone. Moulded top, part sunk cavetto base,
frieze and elliptical panels with trophies east and west, draped curtains north and
south. Inscriptions include SARAH POWELL, but dates not decipherable.

) Chest tomb. Mid to late C18. Sandstone. Moulded top, friezed ends with
shield, plain panels north and south; part sunk base not visible. - POWELL, 1792,
but probably earlier in design.

(iii) Tall chest tomb. Late C18. Limestone on sandstone base. Heavy moulded top,
cyma base on plinth, wreath of leaves with pair of slender horns tied at centre as
relief modelling to ends, raised elliptical inscription panels: - KNIGHT, no date
legible. Located c2 m south of Powell, 1792 memorial.

Listing NGR: ST7911398549

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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