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Cemetery, Rodway Mausoleum, Trowbridge

Description: Cemetery, Rodway Mausoleum

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 313958

OS Grid Reference: ST8624958924
OS Grid Coordinates: 386249, 158924
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3292, -2.1987

Location: 54 Downside Park, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 7NJ

Locality: Trowbridge
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA14 7NJ

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Cemetery, Rodway Mausoleum
ST 8658 10/215

1870, designed and built by William Smith of Trowbridge. Front with triple gabled
arcade. Dogtooth and moulded verge to cope with gargoyles at bases. 4 pink granite
shafts with floral caps. Main gable has saddlestone formerly with cross. Trefoil
headed niche below with statue of the Redeemer (by Palmer and Shepheard of Bristol).
Trefoil arch in centre above which is oculus filled with wrought iron spikes and
supported above lintel by angels. Motto on lintel. Very heavily wrought iron
strapwork on doors (by Lucas); steps into now derelict vault. Sides battered,
with corner gargoyles. Top barrel vaulted; end apsed.

Listing NGR: ST8624958924

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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