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John King and 2 Unidentified Monuments,about 0.5m East of William Pearce Monument in Churchyard of Church of St Mary the Virgin

A Grade II Listed Building in Berkeley, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.689 / 51°41'20"N

Longitude: -2.4578 / 2°27'27"W

OS Eastings: 368452

OS Northings: 199010

OS Grid: ST684990

Mapcode National: GBR JX.4VW7

Mapcode Global: VH87K.CT13

Entry Name: John King and 2 Unidentified Monuments,about 0.5m East of William Pearce Monument in Churchyard of Church of St Mary the Virgin

Listing Date: 9 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132214

Location: Berkeley, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL13

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Berkeley

Built-Up Area: Berkeley

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Berkeley St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(Inset, Section B) (south side)

10/70 John King and 2 unidentified monu-
ments, about 0.5m east of William
Pearce monument in churchyard of
Church of St. Mary the Virgin.


Group of 3 chest tombs; to north unidentified late C17, centre John
King, died 1823, to south unidentified early C18. Limestone. Flat
tops. From north to south: 1. Moulded plinth on base, heavy
moulded capping very eroded. Ends and sides (divided into 2) have
plain rectangular panels, inscriptions obliterated. 2. John King,
moulded plinth and capping with indented corners. Small ovals to
ends, sides divided into 2 larger ovals with inscriptions on north
and heavy carved floral motif in spandrels. 3. Plain unmoulded
capping apparently renewed, no plinth visible. Lyre ends, badly
eroded, with hanging drapery on returns. Sides have central small
inscription panel and flanking carved foliage panels. West end has
heavily carved circular panel with flaming torch device.

Listing NGR: ST6845299010

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