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Group of 4 Mainly Ricketts Family Monuments in the Churchyard Approximately 10m North-West of Tower , Frocester

Description: Group of 4 Mainly Ricketts Family Monuments in the Churchyard Approximately 10m North-West of Tower

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 132914

OS Grid Reference: SO7708703294
OS Grid Coordinates: 377087, 203294
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7279, -2.3331

Location: Peter's Street, Frocester, Gloucestershire GL10 3TH

Locality: Frocester
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL10 3TH

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Listing Text

(west side)

1/120 Group of 4 mainly Ricketts family
monuments in the churchyard approx-
imately 10m north-west of tower
to former Church of St Peter


Three chest tombs and one pedestal tomb. Early-mid C19. Sandstone.
Group comprises: 3 chest tombs in Neo-Greek style, 2 having
antefixae to corners of top, inscribed to JAMES RICKETTS, died 1820
and EDWARD RICKETTS, died 1856; other has Vitruvian scroll frieze
below cornice top with weathered coping, inscribed to EDWARD
OSBORNE died 1862 and to later members of Ricketts family.
Pedestal tomb has attached reeded corner columns, east and west
sides being bowed with oval panels and paterae. High domical
coping to top with urn finial (top of urn fallen off at time of
survey, September 1986).

Listing NGR: SO7708703294

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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