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Weale Monument About 5 Metres South of East End of Nave, in the Churchyard of the Church of St Michael and All Angels

A Grade II Listed Building in Blaisdon, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8527 / 51°51'9"N

Longitude: -2.4325 / 2°25'57"W

OS Eastings: 370304

OS Northings: 217210

OS Grid: SO703172

Mapcode National: GBR FY.TK70

Mapcode Global: VH86S.SPCL

Entry Name: Weale Monument About 5 Metres South of East End of Nave, in the Churchyard of the Church of St Michael and All Angels

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186455

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354077

Location: Blaisdon, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL17

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Blaisdon

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Blaisdon St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 71 NW BLAISDON BLAISDON VILLAGE

7/9 Weale monument, about 5m south of
east end of nave, in the churchyard
of the Church of St. Michael and
All Angels

II

Headstone, George Weale, died 1665. Stone. Steep segmental head,
inscription in deeply sunk panel, with continuous scroll carved on
edge. An hourglass and two hearts carved in head. Deeply incised
lettering, well formed with flowing capitals, mixed upper and lower
case. Earliest surviving monument in churchyard, an unusually
early one for such a position.


Listing NGR: SO7030417210

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