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Cemetery, Rodway Mausoleum

A Grade II Listed Building in Trowbridge, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3293 / 51°19'45"N

Longitude: -2.1987 / 2°11'55"W

OS Eastings: 386249

OS Northings: 158924

OS Grid: ST862589

Mapcode National: GBR 1SM.NXM

Mapcode Global: VH96W.TVZC

Entry Name: Cemetery, Rodway Mausoleum

Listing Date: 26 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1021563

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313958

Location: Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Trowbridge

Built-Up Area: Trowbridge

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Trowbridge St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

THE DOWN
1.
5411
(East Side)
Cemetery, Rodway Mausoleum
ST 8658 10/215
II

2.
1870, designed and built by William Smith of Trowbridge. Front with triple gabled
arcade. Dogtooth and moulded verge to cope with gargoyles at bases. 4 pink granite
shafts with floral caps. Main gable has saddlestone formerly with cross. Trefoil
headed niche below with statue of the Redeemer (by Palmer and Shepheard of Bristol).
Trefoil arch in centre above which is oculus filled with wrought iron spikes and
supported above lintel by angels. Motto on lintel. Very heavily wrought iron
strapwork on doors (by Lucas); steps into now derelict vault. Sides battered,
with corner gargoyles. Top barrel vaulted; end apsed.


Listing NGR: ST8624958924

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