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Richard Hayward Monument in the Churchyard of the Church of St Mary Circa 5 Metres West of John Irel, Forthampton

Description: Richard Hayward Monument in the Churchyard of the Church of St Mary Circa 5 Metres West of John Irel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 134172

OS Grid Reference: SO8586232544
OS Grid Coordinates: 385862, 232544
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9912, -2.2073

Location: Bishop's Walk, Forthampton, Gloucestershire GL19 4QW

Locality: Forthampton
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL19 4QW

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Listing Text


7/52 Richard Hayward monument in the
churchyard of the Church of St. Mary
c5m west of John Ireland monument


Chest tomb to Richard Hayward, died 1612. Limestone with possibly
later sandstone capping. Raised oval inscription plaque on north
side with standing cherubs either side holding up swag draped over
inscription. Unused raised rectangular inscription plaque on
south side flanked by narrow panels with linked- hanging floral
decoration with ribbon tie at top. Fielded panel at east end with
winged hour-glass on pedestal flanked by curving palm leaves.
Cartouche without inscription at west end. Leaning badly towards
north (March 1985).

Listing NGR: SO8586232544

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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