If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Henry Aisgil Monument in the Churchyard of the Church of St Mary Circa 4.5 Metres East of Chancel
Date Listed: 12 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 134143
OS Grid Reference: SO8676422478
OS Grid Coordinates: 386764, 222478
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9007, -2.1938
Explore more of the area around Down Hatherley, Gloucestershire at Explore Britain.
SO 82 SE DOWN HATHERLEY DOWN HATHERLEY VILLAGE
6/23 Henry Aisgil monument in the
churchyard of the Church of
St. Mary c4.5m east of chancel
Chest tomb top Henry Aisgil, dated 1622. Limestone. Sides divided
into 3 panels. Raised inscription plaque on central panels with
inscriptions, inscription on south side; HIC / IACIT SEPULTUS
VENERABILIS / VIR HENRICUS AISGIL ECCLESIA CATHE / DRALIS
MENEVENSIS CHANCELLARIUS / GLOUCESTERIENSIS PREBENDARIUS NEC / NON
HUIUS PAROCHII VICARIUS / QUI OBIIT IN DOMINO / ANNO DONI
1622 / raised scrollwork margin. Panels either side decorated with
raised heraldic shields each within a blind round-headed arch with
imposts, fluted pilasters either side. Inscription on north also
in Latin but in smaller, almost illegible lettering, otherwise as
on south. Small projecting pedestals at either end, projecting
from sunken mushroom shaped panels. Pedestals perhaps formerly
supported carved skulls. Capping with moulded margin.
Listing NGR: SO8676422478
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.