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Bliss and Two Unidentified Monuments Circa 17 Metres East of Chancel in Churchyard of the Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Painswick, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7853 / 51°47'7"N

Longitude: -2.1942 / 2°11'39"W

OS Eastings: 386701

OS Northings: 209646

OS Grid: SO867096

Mapcode National: GBR 1M6.42B

Mapcode Global: VH94R.XDD7

Entry Name: Bliss and Two Unidentified Monuments Circa 17 Metres East of Chancel in Churchyard of the Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 24 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340544

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133409

Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Painswick

Built-Up Area: Painswick

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Painswick St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 8609 (part)
(south east side)
9/222 Bliss and two unidentified
monuments c.17 m east of
chancel in churchyard of
the Church of St Mary

Chest tomb, one headstone and one footstone. Late C17 and early C18. Lime-

(a) Chest tomb, thick flat table to moulded edge, lyre ends, north sunk bolec-
tion moulded edge panel with drapes, south with bolection mould panel, flared
base. Inscriptions not legible, but 1879 survey gives Thomas Bliss, 1714, which
is appropriate to the design.

(b) East-facing headstone, C18, angel head and drapes.

(c) Footstone with deep-set panel in heavy surround, late C17. Lies c.3 m
south-west of (a).

Listing NGR: SO8670209644

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