History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Group of 8 Rodway or Blackwell Family Monuments in the Churchyard Approximately 7m West of Tower to Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Edgeworth, Gloucestershire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.7523 / 51°45'8"N

Longitude: -2.0766 / 2°4'35"W

OS Eastings: 394807

OS Northings: 205962

OS Grid: SO948059

Mapcode National: GBR 2P2.3SN

Mapcode Global: VH950.Y7J0

Entry Name: Group of 8 Rodway or Blackwell Family Monuments in the Churchyard Approximately 7m West of Tower to Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 24 May 1985

Last Amended: 24 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172071

English Heritage Legacy ID: 127203

Location: Edgeworth, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Edgeworth

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Edgeworth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

Find accommodation in

Listing Text


5/103 Group of 8 Rodway or Blackwell
family monuments in the churchyard
approximately 7m west of tower
to Church of St. Mary


Slab memorials with inscription plates. C18 or early C19. Plates
engraved by Cook of Minchinhampton; J. Freebury of Stroud; and
Ursell of Cirencester. Limestone with brass plates. slabs are
arranged singly, in a pair, or a row of 3, either with individual
plates, or with one very large plate on central slab of row; all
on raised base with single step. Single step with plate by J.
Freebury inscribed to THOMAS WALTER BLACKWELL, died 1834; and
MARGARET BLACKWELL, died 1846. Single slab with plate by Cook
inscribed to William Pitt, died 1798; and THOMAS son of Revd. Wm
Pitt died 'on the COAST of BENGAL' in 1807. Pair of slabs with
plate on each, first by Cook inscribed to Wm. RODWAY, died 1803;
second by J. Freebury inscribed to WILLIAM RODWAY, died 1835; and
SARAH HANCOX RODWAY, died 1833. Row of 3 with individual plates,
first by Cook inscribed to BARRIET BLACKWELL, died 1801; second by
Ursell inscribed to MARGARET BLACKWELL, died 1818; and third by
Cook inscribed to GEORGE BLACKWELL, died 1811. Row of 3 slabs with
one very large plate on central slab by Cook, inscribed to JOHN
RODWAY, died 1719; ELIZ. his wife, died 1776; JOHN son of the
above J. & E. RODWAY, died 1760; and MARTHA his wife, died 1798.

Listing NGR: SO9480905961

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.