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Boughton Monument and Railings, in Churchyard, About 22 Metres South of South East Corner of South Porch, Church of St Ethelbert

A Grade II Listed Building in Littledean, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8196 / 51°49'10"N

Longitude: -2.4771 / 2°28'37"W

OS Eastings: 367211

OS Northings: 213546

OS Grid: SO672135

Mapcode National: GBR FX.WD6F

Mapcode Global: VH86Z.0JTG

Entry Name: Boughton Monument and Railings, in Churchyard, About 22 Metres South of South East Corner of South Porch, Church of St Ethelbert

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186492

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354168

Location: Littledean, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Littledean

Built-Up Area: Littledean

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Littledean St Ethelbert

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(east side)

10/94 Boughton monument and railings,in
churchyard, about 22m south of south
east corner of south porch, Church
of St. Ethelbert


Pedestal tomb and railed enclosure: early C19; ashlar stone and
wrought iron. Square railed enclosure on weathered, smooth cap to
sill wall. Cap deep, with inscriptions on each external face,
furrowed ashlar below exposed on two sides by slope of ground.
Larger square corner balusters to railing with urn tops,
intermediate bars have tapered tops. Within enclosure a square
pedestal tomb, small in plan, plain sides with slightly recessed
corners, on a moulded base. Top wide projection, flat gable with
uncarved acroterion at each corner, all running back as ridges to
centre. Commemorates Joseph Boughton, died 1801, with later
inscriptions, on plinth to enclosure; pedestal records Joseph
Boughton of Broadoak, and his younger son, as if erected for

Listing NGR: SO6721113546

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