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Powell Memorial About 5 Metres South of Tower of Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifford, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0984 / 52°5'54"N

Longitude: -3.0943 / 3°5'39"W

OS Eastings: 325132

OS Northings: 245018

OS Grid: SO251450

Mapcode National: GBR F2.9WM2

Mapcode Global: VH77T.BJ06

Entry Name: Powell Memorial About 5 Metres South of Tower of Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1099528

English Heritage Legacy ID: 153667

Location: Clifford, County of Herefordshire, HR3

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Clifford

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Clifford

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 24 NE CLIFFORD CP

2/46 Powell memorial about 5 metres
south of tower of Church of
St Mary

GV II


Chest tomb. Late C18. Signed by E Kyte of Hay (on Wye). Ashlar. Greek
Revival sarcophagus on 4 feet, on a plinth of 3 steps; corner finials,
shallow pyramidal cap. Rectangular inscription panels within fluted
surrounds. Inscription: "To the Memory of John Powell second Son/ of Louisa
Powell, who departed this life/ on the 20th day of May 1796, Aged 26 years/
He was at the early aged of 26 appointed/ Surgeon to His Majesty's Forces in
the/ West Indies; and was seized with the yellow/ fever during the attack of
the Iseand (sic)/ of St Domingo, to which he fell a victim". Also inscriptions
on other faces. This is a good example of stone masonry and enhances the
setting of the church; it contributes to the group value of the other memorials
in the churchyard.


Listing NGR: SO2513245018

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