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Monument to Sarah Howsen in the Churchyard Approximately 2 Metres West of Church of St Lawrence

A Grade II Listed Building in Longney and Epney, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.81 / 51°48'36"N

Longitude: -2.3443 / 2°20'39"W

OS Eastings: 376361

OS Northings: 212430

OS Grid: SO763124

Mapcode National: GBR 0K9.G4X

Mapcode Global: VH94H.BR1T

Entry Name: Monument to Sarah Howsen in the Churchyard Approximately 2 Metres West of Church of St Lawrence

Listing Date: 30 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154491

English Heritage Legacy ID: 131790

Location: Longney and Epney, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL2

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Longney and Epney

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Longney

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


4/131 Monument to Sarah Howsen in the
churchyard approximately 2m west
of Church of St. Lawrence


Chest tomb. Dated 1728. Limestone. Lyre ended with 3 winged
cherub's heads to west end; oval cartouche to east. Sides are
presently detached; that lying beneath top has swag inscription
panel flanked by poppy and cross-bone trophies; that leaning to
north has bolection moulded rectangular inscription panel with
flanking bow drops. Cavetto moulded top; base invisible (March
1985). Inscribed on side beneath top to Sarah wife of John
Howsen, died 1728.

Listing NGR: SO7636112430

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

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