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Group of 4 Mainly Ricketts Family Monuments in the Churchyard Approximately 10m North-West of Tower to Former Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Frocester, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7279 / 51°43'40"N

Longitude: -2.3331 / 2°19'59"W

OS Eastings: 377087

OS Northings: 203294

OS Grid: SO770032

Mapcode National: GBR 0L8.QXR

Mapcode Global: VH94W.HTXR

Entry Name: Group of 4 Mainly Ricketts Family Monuments in the Churchyard Approximately 10m North-West of Tower to Former Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 24 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340420

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132914

Location: Frocester, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL10

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Frocester

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Frocester St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(west side)

1/120 Group of 4 mainly Ricketts family
monuments in the churchyard approx-
imately 10m north-west of tower
to former Church of St Peter


Three chest tombs and one pedestal tomb. Early-mid C19. Sandstone.
Group comprises: 3 chest tombs in Neo-Greek style, 2 having
antefixae to corners of top, inscribed to JAMES RICKETTS, died 1820
and EDWARD RICKETTS, died 1856; other has Vitruvian scroll frieze
below cornice top with weathered coping, inscribed to EDWARD
OSBORNE died 1862 and to later members of Ricketts family.
Pedestal tomb has attached reeded corner columns, east and west
sides being bowed with oval panels and paterae. High domical
coping to top with urn finial (top of urn fallen off at time of
survey, September 1986).

Listing NGR: SO7708703294

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