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Group of 6 Monuments in the Churchyard Approximately 12m West of Churchyard Entry Steps, Woodchester

Description: Group of 6 Monuments in the Churchyard Approximately 12m West of Churchyard Entry Steps

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 132124

OS Grid Reference: SO8395803116
OS Grid Coordinates: 383958, 203116
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7265, -2.2336

Location: Church Lane, Woodchester, Gloucestershire GL5 5NG

Locality: Woodchester
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL5 5NG

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Listing Text


14/249 Group of 6 monuments in the
churchyard approximately 12m west
of churchyard entry steps


Pedestal tomb and 5 chest tombs. Late C17-late C18. Limestone.
Group comprises: pedestal tomb with finely carved architraves and
fret frieze, inscribed to RICHD. CAMBRIDGE, died 1756; 5 chest
tombs, 1 tall with corner pilasters, inscribed to NATHANIEL
CAMBRIDGE, died 1695, 1 plain with C17 inscribed verse to end, and
C18 altered opposite end inscribed to Richd. Lockey, died 1756;
and 3 lyre ended chest tombs, 1 inscribed to THOMAS SHURMUR, dated
1753, 1 inscribed to Hannah Shurmur, died 1787, and 1 with
anthropomorphic end cartouches, inscriptions illegible.

Listing NGR: SO8395803116

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Source: English Heritage

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