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Group of 3 Mainly Peach Family Monuments in the Churchyard Approximately 18m North of North Transept, Minchinhampton

Description: Group of 3 Mainly Peach Family Monuments in the Churchyard Approximately 18m North of North Transept

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 132987

OS Grid Reference: SO8724300842
OS Grid Coordinates: 387243, 200842
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7062, -2.1860

Location: Bell Lane, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire GL6 9BP

Locality: Minchinhampton
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 9BP

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Listing Text

SO 8600-8700 MINCHINHAMPTON BELL LANE, Minchinhampton town
(north side)

19/194 Group of 3 mainly Peach family
monuments in the churchyard approx-
imately 18m north of north transept
to Church of the Holy Trinity


Obelisk, pedestal tomb and chest tomb. Early C18-early C19.
Granite obelisk with slate panels; limestone. Group comprises:
short obelisk on square pedestal with plain recessed inscription
panel to each face. Stands on moulded plinth within surround,
formerly railed. One panel now badly damaged, inscribed to -----
tomb has plain grey slate panels, south end having fine trophy.
Cornice moulded top with gadrooned domical coping, high moulded
plinth. Inscriptions appear later C18 or C19 restorations: to
JOHN PEACH, died 1736, on east side, to SAMUEL PEACH of Dunkirk
House, died -----, to west. Early C18 chest tomb with bolection
moulded panels and panelled corner pilasters; oval end panels and
to centre of sides. Later inscription to east end to REVD JAMES
BRADLEY D.D. 1693-1762, Astronomer Royal 1742-1762, this originally
having brass plate now located in church (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SO8724300842

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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