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Stanton Monument,about 4m North-West of West Door in Churchyard of Church of St Kenelm

A Grade II* Listed Building in Alderley, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6156 / 51°36'56"N

Longitude: -2.3359 / 2°20'9"W

OS Eastings: 376835

OS Northings: 190806

OS Grid: ST768908

Mapcode National: GBR 0MM.Q70

Mapcode Global: VH95G.GNFB

Entry Name: Stanton Monument,about 4m North-West of West Door in Churchyard of Church of St Kenelm

Listing Date: 9 September 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090614

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132156

Location: Alderley, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL12

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Alderley

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Alderley St Kenelm

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 79 SE ALDERLEY ALDERLEY VILLAGE

8/11 Stanton Monument, about 4m north-
west of west door in churchyard of
Church of St. Kenelm

GV II*


Chest tomb. Late C16, John Stanton, died 1589. Limestone. Flat
top, no plinth visible, heavy moulded capping. Plain sides except
for south which has deeply cut inscription as follows: "BY THIS
TOMBE LIETH THE BODY OF / JOHN STANTON MINISTER WHO / AFTER HIS
EXILE FOR RELIGION / BEGAN TO PREACH THE GOSPEL / OF CHRIST IN
THIS PARISH / 1558 AND SO CONTINUED / WHICH WAS
ANO DO / 1589".


Listing NGR: ST7683590806

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