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Latitude: 51.7866 / 51°47'11"N
Longitude: -1.9744 / 1°58'27"W
OS Eastings: 401859
OS Northings: 209776
OS Grid: SP018097
Mapcode National: GBR 2NM.ZKQ
Mapcode Global: VHB2B.QCK6
Entry Name: Unidentified Monument in the Church Yard of the Church of St Peter Circa 5 and 1/2 Metres South of the South Aisle
Listing Date: 12 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1090163
English Heritage Legacy ID: 131278
Location: Rendcomb, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7
Civil Parish: Rendcomb
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Rendcomb St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SP 00 NW
6/254 Unidentified monument in the church-
yard of the Church of St Peter c5.5m
south of the south aisle
Chest tomb with lyre-shaped ends immediately south of the east-west
churchyard path. Late C17. Limestone. Partially legible
inscription panels on the north and south sides. Rectangular
inscription panels with moulded margins on the north and south;
hanging drapery either side of the inscription panel on the north
side; foliate decoration to the sides of the lyre-shaped ends.
The inscription panel on the south side is flanked by two figures:
death represented by skeleton on the right and a winged figure of
time holding an hourglass and a scythe to the left. Large oval
inscription panel at the east end with cherub's head at the top.
Small cartouche-like panel at the west end with a cherub's head at
the top and fruit and flowers below. Thick capping with moulded
Listing NGR: SP0185909776
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