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Wooley Monument, in Churchyard, About 21 1/2 Metres South of East End of Nave, Church of St Ethelbert

A Grade II Listed Building in Littledean, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8196 / 51°49'10"N

Longitude: -2.477 / 2°28'37"W

OS Eastings: 367218

OS Northings: 213551

OS Grid: SO672135

Mapcode National: GBR FX.WD6D

Mapcode Global: VH86Z.0JWF

Entry Name: Wooley Monument, in Churchyard, About 21 1/2 Metres South of East End of Nave, Church of St Ethelbert

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186491

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354166

Location: Littledean, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Littledean

Built-Up Area: Littledean

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Littledean St Ethelbert

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 61 SE LITTLEDEAN CHURCH STREET
(east side)

10/92 Wooley monument, in churchyard,
about 21.5m south of east end of
nave, Church of St. Ethelbert

GV II

Headstone; Mary Wooley, 1746; stone. About 200mm thick, with
chamfered edge to back. Shaped top, carved head in centre with
scroll each side; below oval panel for lettering surrounded by
deeply-cut rococo moulding. Mixed upper and lower case lettering
in inscription. one of best rococo headstones in churchyard:
forms part of close group with child headstone and Wood monument,
(q.v.).


Listing NGR: SO6721813551

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

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