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Scattered Group of Nine Memorials to North East of Church of St John the Baptist, Upton Bishop

Description: Scattered Group of Nine Memorials to North East of Church of St John the Baptist

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 154330

OS Grid Reference: SO6504227231
OS Grid Coordinates: 365042, 227231
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9425, -2.5099

Location: Upton Bishop, County of Herefordshire HR9 7UL

Locality: Upton Bishop
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR9 7UL

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Listing Text

SO 62 NE
5/72 Scattered group of
nine memorials to
north-east of Church
of St John the Baptist
Four pedestal tombs and five chest tombs. C18 and C19. Sandstone ashlar.
Moulded plinths and capping. Mainly rectangular plans.
Prosser memorial. Pedestal tomb. Early C19. Oval inscription panels with
foliar motif in spandrels. Decorative capping, finial missing. Commemorates
members of the Prosser family.
Gammond memorial. Pedestal tomb. Early to mid-C19. Fielded inscription
panel, band of acanthus below pyramidal capping.
Smallwood memorial. Chest tomb. 1807. Pyramidal capping, balusters flank
fielded inscription panels with oval inset, floral motifs in spandrels.
John Marfell memorial. Chest tomb. 1825. Balusters flank fielded inscrip-
tion panel with floral motifs.
Hullett memorial. Pedestal tomb. 1788. Triangular plan with decorative
brackets at angles, frieze below capping, damaged swagged urn finial.
Verry memorial. Chest tomb. 1822. Fielded inscription panel.
Defaced pedestal tomb. Early C19. Corner balusters flank fielded inscription
Two defaced chest tombs. Early C19. Corner balusters.

Listing NGR: SO6504227231

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Source: English Heritage

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