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Wilkins Monument, in Churchyard About 2 Metres North West of North Porch, Church of St Peter and St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbury-on-Severn, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.823 / 51°49'22"N

Longitude: -2.4119 / 2°24'42"W

OS Eastings: 371706

OS Northings: 213901

OS Grid: SO717139

Mapcode National: GBR FZ.WBBP

Mapcode Global: VH94G.4FST

Entry Name: Wilkins Monument, in Churchyard About 2 Metres North West of North Porch, Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354321

Location: Westbury-on-Severn, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Westbury-on-Severn

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Westbury-on-Severn St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


11/241 Wilkins monument, in churchyard
about 2m north west of north
porch, Church of St. Peter and St.


Tall chest tomb; late C18; stone. Flat lid with moulded edge.
Sides, slightly projecting main section, reflected in lid and
plinth, with tall flanking panels each side. Centre narrow margin
to raised main part, simply-moulded edge. Flanking parts a tall
fielded panel. Ends raised panel only, as main part of sides.
All on moulded base, set on very wide flat stone base, no evidence
of railings. 'ENTRANCE' carved on east face of flat base.
Commemorates James Wilkins, his wife and sons, with later
inscriptions: wife died 1787.

Listing NGR: SO7170613901

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