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Russel Monument and Railings in Churchyard, About 20 Metres South West of Church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0545 / 51°3'16"N

Longitude: -2.7287 / 2°43'43"W

OS Eastings: 349021

OS Northings: 128598

OS Grid: ST490285

Mapcode National: GBR MK.FSLJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 565B.GR9

Entry Name: Russel Monument and Railings in Churchyard, About 20 Metres South West of Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 30 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346036

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262978

Location: Somerton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Somerton

Built-Up Area: Somerton (South Somerset)

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


9/175 Russel monument and railings in
churchyard, about 20 metres south
west of Church of St Michael


Altar tomb and railings. Early C19. Portland stone with white marble panels. In a Soanian style. Stepped base, moulded
plinth; plain panels each face with moulded tops with pediments and corner acroteria hauving acanthus decoration;
capped with fluted and lidded urn. Commemorates Robert Brown Russel, died 1832. Surrounding railings, set directly into
ground, of wrot iron with twist spear tops and urn corner finials.

Listing NGR: ST4902228599

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