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Three Monuments in Churchyard, Between About 6 and 8 Metres North of West End of Vestry, Church of S, Minsterworth

Description: Three Monuments in Churchyard, Between About 6 and 8 Metres North of West End of Vestry, Church of S

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 134391

OS Grid Reference: SO7731917018
OS Grid Coordinates: 377319, 217018
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8513, -2.3307

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)
5/97 Three monuments in churchyard,
between about 6 and 8m north of
west end of vestry, Church of
St. Peter
Two short chest and one pedestal tombs. Late C18, early C19.
Stone. Southernmost, pedestal tomb; James Barrett died 1818, wife
1837, latter date more likely for monument. Square reeded dome,
swept down to step, moulded edge to lid; raised rim to rectangular
sides; plain circular corner columns, without capitals or bases;
plain plinth. Nearly identical to J. Barrett, died 1841 (q.v.).
North-western, John Burnett, died 1781; flat lid, moulded edge,
indented corners. Sides and ends sunk line to edge rectangle, with
heavily scalloped corners: ends indented; moulded plinth now sunk
into ground. Some italic lettering, long 'S'; earlier deaths
recorded. North-eastern: Eliza, wife of John Burnett, died 1793.
Flat lid, moulded edge, slightly indented corners. North side
fielded panel with shaped head, egg and dart moulding; south
rectangular panel with similar moulding. Pilaster ends, sunk
circle on stem west end, urn on east. Moulded base.

Listing NGR: SO7731917018

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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