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Unidentified Monument in the Churchyard Approximately 1.5m South of Tower to Church of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Elkstone, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8092 / 51°48'33"N

Longitude: -2.0492 / 2°2'57"W

OS Eastings: 396704

OS Northings: 212288

OS Grid: SO967122

Mapcode National: GBR 2NB.JQQ

Mapcode Global: VHB23.FSJF

Entry Name: Unidentified Monument in the Churchyard Approximately 1.5m South of Tower to Church of St John

Listing Date: 24 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172195

English Heritage Legacy ID: 127216

Location: Elkstone, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL53

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Elkstone

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Elkstone St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


3/116 Unidentified monument in the
churchyard approximately 1.5m south
of tower to Church of St. John


Chest tomb. Late C17. Limestone. Lyre-ended with acanthus
leaf carving on scroll sides; ends mutilated. Bolection moulded
inscriptions panel on south side held by 2 carved figures in robes,
that to left standing on scull, while that to right is on cross-
bones; inscription illegible, but said to refer to a member of the
Poole family. Moulded and recessed inscription panel on north
side with flanking acanthus leaf panels. Thick cyma moulded top
and base.

Listing NGR: SO9670412289

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

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