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Memorial to Charles Heath in Churchyard of Church of St. Mary, Monmouth

Description: Memorial to Charles Heath in Churchyard of Church of St. Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 2005
Cadw Building ID: 85210

OS Grid Coordinates: 350861, 212947
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8125, -2.7129

Location: St Mary's St, MonmouthMonmouthshire NP25 3BU

Locality: Monmouth
County: Monmouthshire
Country: Wales
Postcode: NP25 3BU

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Listing Text

Location
Immediately inside the main gate into the churchyard of the Church of St. Mary.

History
Memorial to Charles Heath (1761-1831), important local historian and antiquarian and sometime Mayor of Monmouth. He was a bookseller who had his house and shop in what is now Nos. 22 & 23 Agincourt Square (qv). One of the few memorials to survive the landscaping of the churchyard.

Interior

Exterior
Sandstone ashlar. Square base with top mould, set on two steps. Cube with chamfered corners. Central recessed circular panel with ballflowers. Quatrefoil containing brass panel inscribed to Charles Heath.

Reason for Listing
Included for its special historic interest close to the principal church in Monmouth.

References
Mary Hopson, A Record of the Memorial Stones in Monmouth Parish Churchyard, 1988.

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.

Notes:
Immediately inside the main gate into the churchyard of the Church of St. Mary.

Source: Cadw

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