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Monument to Sarah Howsen in the Churchyard Approximately 2 Metres West of Church of St Lawrence, Longney and Epney

Description: Monument to Sarah Howsen in the Churchyard Approximately 2 Metres West of Church of St Lawrence

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 131790

OS Grid Reference: SO7636112430
OS Grid Coordinates: 376361, 212430
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8100, -2.3443

Location: Longney, Gloucestershire GL2 3SL

Locality: Longney and Epney
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL2 3SL

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Listing Text


4/131 Monument to Sarah Howsen in the
churchyard approximately 2m west
of Church of St. Lawrence


Chest tomb. Dated 1728. Limestone. Lyre ended with 3 winged
cherub's heads to west end; oval cartouche to east. Sides are
presently detached; that lying beneath top has swag inscription
panel flanked by poppy and cross-bone trophies; that leaning to
north has bolection moulded rectangular inscription panel with
flanking bow drops. Cavetto moulded top; base invisible (March
1985). Inscribed on side beneath top to Sarah wife of John
Howsen, died 1728.

Listing NGR: SO7636112430

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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