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Group of Three Monuments, in the Churchyard, About 3 Metres South South East of the Porch, Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Kempley, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9787 / 51°58'43"N

Longitude: -2.482 / 2°28'55"W

OS Eastings: 366990

OS Northings: 231249

OS Grid: SO669312

Mapcode National: GBR FW.KJY6

Mapcode Global: VH865.XJQG

Entry Name: Group of Three Monuments, in the Churchyard, About 3 Metres South South East of the Porch, Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 17 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156273

English Heritage Legacy ID: 125948

Location: Kempley, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL18

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Kempley

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Kempley St Edward

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 63 SE

4/130 Group of Three monuments, in the
churchyard, about 3m south-south-
east of the porch, Church of
St. Mary


Chest tombs: C18: stone. (i) James Gurney, died 1743, Jane
Gurney, 1735: flat lid, moulded edge, lyre ends, sides central
panel with low relief scrolls to sides. Moulded base. (ii)
Henry Mathew, died 1725: flat lid, moulded edge, wide pilaster
ends, rococo carving on stem and its returns; rococo carving to
sides, moulded base. (iii) Southernmost, inscription on north
side illegible, south to Henry Mathew, died 1776. Flat lid,
moulded edge, corner quarter-rectangular fluted balusters with
acanthus-leaf carving: rococo ends and sides, with heads in top
centre of sides: moulded base.

Listing NGR: SO6699031250

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