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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1186557
English Heritage Legacy ID: 354321
Location: Westbury-on-Severn, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14
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
SO 71 SW WESTBURY-ON-SEVERN WESTBURY VILLAGE
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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