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Latitude: 51.9144 / 51°54'51"N
Longitude: -2.0446 / 2°2'40"W
OS Eastings: 397029
OS Northings: 223982
OS Grid: SO970239
Mapcode National: GBR 2LZ.ZX0
Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.H4ZS
Entry Name: Allen Family Monument in the Churchyard of the Church of St Mary Circa 20 Metres South of the Vestry
Listing Date: 25 February 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1340049
English Heritage Legacy ID: 134491
Location: Prestbury, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52
Civil Parish: Prestbury
Built-Up Area: Cheltenham
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Prestbury St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 9724 PRESTBURY MILL STREET
18/83 Allen family monument in the
churchyard of the Church of St
Mary c20m south of the vestry
Chest tomb to Lieutenant Colonel James Allen of Inchmartine,
Perthshire, died 1839, and other members of the Allen family.
Sandstone. Square plan. Flat standing formerly with a railing
(now removed). Moulded plinth. Inscription to Colonel Allen on
west side with fluted marginal panels. Further inscriptions south
and east sides. North side decorated with family crest comprising
a winged bird with the motto 'FORTITER' below, on the north side.
Stepped pyramidal capping. The monument was formerly highlighted
in cream and black paint.
Listing NGR: SO9702923982
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