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Adams Monument, in Churchyard, About 4 1/2 Metres North of North East Corner of North Aisle, Church of St Peter and St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbury-on-Severn, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.823 / 51°49'22"N

Longitude: -2.4116 / 2°24'41"W

OS Eastings: 371730

OS Northings: 213899

OS Grid: SO717138

Mapcode National: GBR FZ.WBFZ

Mapcode Global: VH94G.4FYV

Entry Name: Adams Monument, in Churchyard, About 4 1/2 Metres North of North East Corner of North Aisle, Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065724

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354331

Location: Westbury-on-Severn, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Westbury-on-Severn

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Westbury-on-Severn St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


11/253 Adams monument, in churchyard,
about 4.5m north of north-east
corner of north aisle, Church
of St. Peter and St. Paul


Chest tomb; Thomas Adams, died 1759; stone. Flat lid, widely
projecting edge, hollow chamfer. Corners quarter-square bulbous
gadrooned balusters, scrolls carved on part. Sides central panel
with narrow flanking end panels. North side central feature at
top with drapery and tassels to frame panel: flanking panels
curious pendant and square scroll. South side very thin flanking
panels, centre head with wings at right-angles to each other,
stylized plant: partly weathered. Ends serpent of eternity
surrounding hourglass, fronds above, feathers each side, on a
scrolled base. All on a chamfered plinth.

Listing NGR: SO7173013899

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