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Legge Monument in Churchyard, About 5 Metres East of North Gate to Bell Lane from Churchyard, Church of St Peter and St Paul

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

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Latitude: 51.8236 / 51°49'24"N

Longitude: -2.4119 / 2°24'42"W

OS Eastings: 371705

OS Northings: 213965

OS Grid: SO717139

Mapcode National: GBR FZ.WBBG

Mapcode Global: VH94G.4FRD

Plus Code: 9C3VRHFQ+C6

Entry Name: Legge Monument in Churchyard, About 5 Metres East of North Gate to Bell Lane from Churchyard, Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083585

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354299

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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11/218 Legge monument in churchyard,
about 5m east of north gate to Bell
Lane from churchyard, Church of
St. Peter and St. Paul


Chest tomb; probably 1834; ashlar. Plain lid, moulded edge,
rectangular reeded pilasters at corners, framing raised rectangular
panel with moulded edge and scalloped corners to long sides;
anthemia in corners. Ends similar but raised circular panel.
Moulded top to plinth, which sets out for pilasters. To Major
General Richard Legge, died 1834, his wife died 1845, a Bennett
died 1841; other inscriptions. Design same as adjoining monument
to Bennett family, (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SO7170513965

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