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Boughton Monument, in Churchyard, About 5 Metres South of South Aisle, Eastern Half, Church of St Peter and St Paul

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

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Latitude: 51.8227 / 51°49'21"N

Longitude: -2.4117 / 2°24'42"W

OS Eastings: 371718

OS Northings: 213869

OS Grid: SO717138

Mapcode National: GBR FZ.WBCW

Mapcode Global: VH94G.4GW1

Entry Name: Boughton Monument, in Churchyard, About 5 Metres South of South Aisle, Eastern Half, Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067817

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354349

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


11/271 Boughton monument, in churchyard,
about 5m south of south aisle,
eastern half, Church of St. Peter
and St. Paul


Chest tomb; Joseph Boughton the younger, died 1756; stone.
Thick, flat lid with hollow chamfer to edge. Sides, winged head
in centre, with flowers and ribbon thence across top and down ends.
Main face curved back at edges to give relief to carving. Lyre
ends, scrolls carved on main face, with between serpent of eternity
surrounding hourglass set at bottom of panel, feathers to sides,
fronds above. Scrolls circular on east end, approaching square on
west. Inscription to wife on north side. Good example.

Listing NGR: SO7171813869

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