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Russell Monument, 20 Metres South-West of Parish Church of St Peter, Porch in the Church Yard

A Grade II Listed Building in Portesham, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6707 / 50°40'14"N

Longitude: -2.5639 / 2°33'50"W

OS Eastings: 360245

OS Northings: 85818

OS Grid: SY602858

Mapcode National: GBR PV.CHLW

Mapcode Global: FRA 57J9.DZJ

Entry Name: Russell Monument, 20 Metres South-West of Parish Church of St Peter, Porch in the Church Yard

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152532

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105309

Location: Portesham, West Dorset, Dorset, DT3

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Portesham

Built-Up Area: Portesham

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Portesham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


11/188 Russell Monument, 20 metres
south-west of Parish Church
of St Peter, Porch in the
Church yard.

Table-Tomb. Early C19. Stone, with reeded pilaster corners, moulded top block
and base. Oval panels to long sides with carved cherubs in the spandrels.
"Beneath are deposited the mortal Remains of William Henry Randall Russell, who
departed this life November the 17th 1831, aged 13 months. (2 lines of memorial
verse). Further Randall Russell inscription on the east side.

Listing NGR: SY6024585818

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