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Monument to Richard Knowles in the Churchyard Approximately 4 Metres East of Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmore, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8325 / 51°49'56"N

Longitude: -2.339 / 2°20'20"W

OS Eastings: 376736

OS Northings: 214925

OS Grid: SO767149

Mapcode National: GBR 0K3.3GN

Mapcode Global: VH94H.D6TL

Entry Name: Monument to Richard Knowles in the Churchyard Approximately 4 Metres East of Church of St John

Listing Date: 30 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153847

English Heritage Legacy ID: 131697

Location: Elmore, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL2

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Elmore

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Elmore

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


4/39 Monument to Richard Knowles in the
churchyard approximately 4m east of
Church of St. John


Chest tomb. Dated 1766. Limestone. Lyre-ended, west end having
armorial cartouche with head over; central oval panel to east with
inscribed hour-glass flanked by initials R. K., death's head over
and date below. Sides have central recessed and moulded
rectangular inscription panels flanked by floral drops. Cyma
moulded top and base. Inscribed on north side to Richard Knowles,
died 1766.

Listing NGR: SO7673614925

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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