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Purton Monument, in Churchyard, About 4m South-East of Corner of Chancel, Church of St Peter, Minsterworth

Description: Purton Monument, in Churchyard, About 4m South-East of Corner of Chancel, Church of St Peter

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 134388

OS Grid Reference: SO7732916996
OS Grid Coordinates: 377329, 216996
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8511, -2.3305

Location: Church Lane, Minsterworth, Gloucestershire GL2 8JJ

Locality: Minsterworth
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL2 8JJ

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Listing Text

SO 71 NE
(south side)
Purton monument, in churchyard,
about 4m south-east of south-east
corner of chancel, Church of
St. Peter
Chest tomb. Thomas Purton, died 1769. Flat lid, simple chamfer;
north side rococo carving, winged cherub's head in centre,
decorative carving to ends panel: framed each end by hanging
leaves and flowers. South side badly weathered, drapery to ends.
Quarter-square gadrooned corner balusters, carving to stem; ends
hour glass, in serpent of eternity, palm fronds, whole on a stand.

Listing NGR: SO7732916996

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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