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Russel Monument and Railings in Churchyard, About 20 Metres South West of Church of St Michael, Somerton

Description: Russel Monument and Railings in Churchyard, About 20 Metres South West of Church of St Michael

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 262978

OS Grid Reference: ST4902128598
OS Grid Coordinates: 349021, 128598
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0545, -2.7287

Location: New Street, Somerton, Somerset TA11 7LX

Locality: Somerton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA11 7LX

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Listing Text


9/175 Russel monument and railings in
churchyard, about 20 metres south
west of Church of St Michael


Altar tomb and railings. Early C19. Portland stone with white marble panels. In a Soanian style. Stepped base, moulded
plinth; plain panels each face with moulded tops with pediments and corner acroteria hauving acanthus decoration;
capped with fluted and lidded urn. Commemorates Robert Brown Russel, died 1832. Surrounding railings, set directly into
ground, of wrot iron with twist spear tops and urn corner finials.

Listing NGR: ST4902228599

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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