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Latitude: 51.1869 / 51°11'12"N
Longitude: -0.6159 / 0°36'57"W
OS Eastings: 496829
OS Northings: 143984
OS Grid: SU968439
Mapcode National: GBR FD2.F41
Mapcode Global: VHFVT.8FRG
Entry Name: Wood Monument, Approximately 7 Metres South of West End of South Chapel at Church of St Peter and St Paul
Listing Date: 1 February 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1378338
English Heritage Legacy ID: 291352
Location: Godalming, Waverley, Surrey, GU7
Civil Parish: Godalming
Built-Up Area: Godalming
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Godalming
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
c GODALMING CHURCH STREET
SU 9643 NE
(east side, off)
12/81 Wood Monument, approx 7
metres south of west end
of south chapel at Church
of St Peter and St Paul
Chest tomb. c.1816. In Neo-Classical style. Ashlar. Chamfered base stone.
Moulded plinth. Recessed corners with fluted balusters, having swept plinths
and capitals, supporting lid with triple-roll-moulded edge. Each side has
concave-cornered panel in architrave with fan decoration to spandrels, the
panels bearing commemorative inscriptions to various members of the Wood family,
the earliest death recorded being that of George Wood, d.1816: 'A fatal accident
deprived him of life and his afflicted parents of a darling son', followed by
verse (much obliterated). Lid split and one corner broken off.
Listing NGR: SU9682943984
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