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Smith Monument in the Churchyard, About 11 Metres West of Centre Window, West Wall of Nave, Church of St Lawrence

A Grade II Listed Building in Taynton, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8971 / 51°53'49"N

Longitude: -2.3834 / 2°23'0"W

OS Eastings: 373714

OS Northings: 222135

OS Grid: SO737221

Mapcode National: GBR 0J8.46P

Mapcode Global: VH942.MLV0

Entry Name: Smith Monument in the Churchyard, About 11 Metres West of Centre Window, West Wall of Nave, Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 18 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078613

English Heritage Legacy ID: 125761

Location: Taynton, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL19

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Taynton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Taynton St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


7/225 Smith monument in the churchyard
about 11m west of centre window,
west wall of nave, Church of
St. Lawrence


Pedestal tomb; early C19; stone. Swept pyramid to top, step,
weathered lid, moulded edge, reeded frieze below, centre and corner
paterae, latter round corner. Raised moulding below. Sides
raised oval, moulded edge, oval corner paterae. Moulded top to
base. Commemorates John Smith, died 1822, his wife, died earlier:
other inscriptions 1836 and 1857.

Listing NGR: SO7371422135

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

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