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Monument to Wife of George Geo--- in the Churchyard About 7 Metres South of the Tower to the Church of St Mary Magdalen

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hewelsfield and Brockweir, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7161 / 51°42'58"N

Longitude: -2.6272 / 2°37'38"W

OS Eastings: 356763

OS Northings: 202121

OS Grid: SO567021

Mapcode National: GBR JP.31VS

Mapcode Global: VH87G.D4Y7

Entry Name: Monument to Wife of George Geo--- in the Churchyard About 7 Metres South of the Tower to the Church of St Mary Magdalen

Listing Date: 7 March 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186587

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354398

Location: Hewelsfield and Brockweir, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL15

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Hewelsfield and Brockweir

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Hewelsfield St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

HEWELSFIELD GENERAL
SO 50 SE
6/35 Monument to WIFE
OF GEORGE GEO ...
in the churchyard
c7m south of the
tower to the church
of St Mary Magdalen
GV II*
Chest tomb. Late C17 or early C18. Sandstone. Flat top to moulded edge,
heavy gadrooned quarter balusters, cartouches to all faces, moulding of sunk
base just visible at time of survey, November, 1982. Part inscription reads
'wife of George Geo ... ...76' which might be 1676; and on the south side
'wife of William Lewis, 1745'. The overall design postulates a design of the
early C18, but it is just possibly late C17.


Listing NGR: SO5676302121

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