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Bennett Monument, in Churchyard, About 3 1/2 Metres South of South East Corner of South Aisle, Church of St Peter and St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbury-on-Severn, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8228 / 51°49'21"N

Longitude: -2.4116 / 2°24'41"W

OS Eastings: 371726

OS Northings: 213872

OS Grid: SO717138

Mapcode National: GBR FZ.WBDZ

Mapcode Global: VH94G.4GX0

Entry Name: Bennett Monument, in Churchyard, About 3 1/2 Metres South of South East Corner of South Aisle, Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067821

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354351

Location: Westbury-on-Severn, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Westbury-on-Severn

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Westbury-on-Severn St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


11/273 Bennett monument, in churchyard,
about 3.5m south of south-east
corner of south aisle, Church of
St. Peter and St. Paul


Chest tomb: first decade C19; stone. Flat lid, moulded edge,
slightly indented corners on long sides. Sides, moulded frame to
main panel, which curves back at edges to give relief to frame.
Ends elongated pilasters, egg-and-dart moulding on capital, raised
panel on main face of shaft, end of one on short returns cut short
by main body of tomb. Moulded top to plinth. Commemorates
Thomas Bennett of Rodley, died 1809, his daughter 1806. Other
later inscriptions.

Listing NGR: SO7172613872

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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