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Keepe Monument in St Mary's Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Church End, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5981 / 51°35'53"N

Longitude: 0.0204 / 0°1'13"E

OS Eastings: 540033

OS Northings: 190743

OS Grid: TQ400907

Mapcode National: GBR LM.XH9

Mapcode Global: VHHN4.93M6

Entry Name: Keepe Monument in St Mary's Churchyard

Listing Date: 22 February 1979

Last Amended: 17 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081033

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204825

Location: Redbridge, London, E18

County: London

District: Redbridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Church End

Built-Up Area: Redbridge

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Woodford St Mary with St Philip and St James

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

In the entry for
HIGH ROAD
1. E18
5027
Keep (e) Monument in
St Mary's Churchyard
TQ 4090 12/B
GV
II
The address shall be amended to read: HIGH ROAD
E18

Keepe Monument in
St Mary's Churchyard

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HIGH ROAD
1.
5027
E18
Keep(e) Monument in
St Mary's Churchyard
TQ 4090 12/B
II GV
2.
Neo-classical monument circa 1784, by Samuel Robinson. Adamesque. Coade stone.
Large square plinth with circular inscribed panels, frieze with delicate swags
and crowning urn of elegant outline. Corner angels missing. It commemorates
Edward Keep (e) who died in 1781. Signed "S Robinson, Coade". Photographs of
the monument are in the NMR.
A fine example of its kind. Design exhibited Royal Academy 1784. Illustrated
in Architect and Building News 26 January 1940, p 114. Rupert Gunnis Dictionary
of British Sculptors, p 106.
H M Colvin Biographical Dictionary of English Architects, p 509.


Listing NGR: TQ4003390743

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