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Row of 3 Sadler Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of the Holy Trinity, Circa 10 to 13 Metres, Badgeworth

Description: Row of 3 Sadler Monuments in the Churchyard of the Church of the Holy Trinity, Circa 10 to 13 Metres

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 134966

OS Grid Reference: SO9016119245
OS Grid Coordinates: 390161, 219245
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8717, -2.1443

Location: Leckhampton, Gloucestershire GL51 5UL

Locality: Badgeworth
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL51 5UL

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Listing Text

SO 91 NW

4/14 Row of 3 Sadler monuments in the
churchyard of the Church of the
Holy Trinity, c10-13m north of the


Row of 3 chest tombs to members of the Sadler family,formerly
within a single railed enclosure. Limestone.
a) Chest tomb nearest church with inscriptions to John Sadler,
Yeoman of Bentham, died 1760 and Jane his wife, died 1787.
Limestone and sandstone. Two sunken inscription panels on the
south side with inscriptions to John and Jane Sadler. Two
sunken oval panels with spandrels decorated with single flowers
and inscriptions to John Sadler, Junior, died 1781 and Mary his
wife, died 1701. The inscription panels on both sides are
covered with a cream-coloured wash. Moulded plinth; sandstone
capping with moulded margin.
b) Chest tomb clm north of the preceding with inscription to John
Sadler, died 1796 on the south side, on a raised circular
inscription panel with a beaded edge moulding; raised foliate
fleur de lys in each corner, recessed marginal panels decorated
with hanging bell flower and ribbon ties. Inscription to
Hannah, wife of Joseph Sadler, died 1799 and Joseph Sadler died
1801 on a raised circular inscription panel on the north side
with a beaded edge moulding; bosses in each corner; marginal
panels with hanging bell flower decoration further fielded
inscription at the east and west ends. Moulded plinth.
Capping with moulded margin.
c) Chest tomb clm north of the preceding to Sarah Sadler, daughter
of John and Sarah Sadler of Shurdington, died.1841. Limestone
and sandstone. This monument otherwise matches (a) described

Listing NGR: SO9016119245

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Source: English Heritage

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