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Powell Monument in Churchyard, About 5 Metres North of North West Corner of Tower, Church of St Peter and St Paul

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

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Latitude: 51.8233 / 51°49'23"N

Longitude: -2.4118 / 2°24'42"W

OS Eastings: 371711

OS Northings: 213928

OS Grid: SO717139

Mapcode National: GBR FZ.WBCP

Mapcode Global: VH94G.4FTM

Entry Name: Powell Monument in Churchyard, About 5 Metres North of North West Corner of Tower, Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083596

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354303

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


11/222 Powell monument in churchyard, about
5m north of north-west corner of
tower, Church of St. Peter and
St. Paul


Chest tomb: Esther Powell, died 1771. Stone. Thick, flat lid
with simply-moulded edge. Quarter square gadrooned balusters at
corners. South face main central panel framed by tall rectangle
at each end. Head with wings at top of centre: pendant rings at
top corners, with flowers and scrolls down sides and returning
across bottom. Plain centre for inscription curved back at edges
to give relief to carving. End panels pendant rings at top, with
various flowers below. North face badly weathered. Ends serpent
of eternity surrounding an hour glass, fronds above, feathers to
side and scrolls below. A good example of this type, well
preserved apart from north face.

Listing NGR: SO7171113928

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