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Latitude: 52.9017 / 52°54'6"N
Longitude: -2.1428 / 2°8'34"W
OS Eastings: 390488
OS Northings: 333818
OS Grid: SJ904338
Mapcode National: GBR 15Q.51J
Mapcode Global: WHBDF.1BW9
Entry Name: Jervis Mausoleum Approximately 5 Metres East of Church of St Michael
Listing Date: 27 July 1972
Last Amended: 24 January 1992
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196736
English Heritage Legacy ID: 385982
Location: Stone, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST15
Civil Parish: Stone
Built-Up Area: Stone
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Stone St Michael and St Wulfad
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ9033 CHURCH STREET, Stone
651-1/7/6 (South side)
27/07/72 Jervis Mausoleum approx. 5m E of
Church of St Michael
(Formerly Listed as:
Mausoleum of Admiral Earl St Vincent
in St Michael's Churchyard)
Mausoleum to members of the Jervis family. Probably c1760.
Probably by William Robinson. Ashlar with lead roof.
Rectangular cell with lower flanking wings. Classical style.
South elevation has plinth, pedimented cell has entrance with
eared architrave, large key, frieze and pediment over studded
door; plaque in architrave above has worn inscription, but
later plaque with inscription to Admiral St Vincent;
rusticated wings with cornices. Rear similar, with high
roundel to cell; returns have plain niches. INTERIOR: tunnel
vault; square recesses to returns, 3 to right with inscribed
panels in architraves: Earl St Vincent, d.1823, Swynfel
Jervis, d.1771, and Elizabeth, d.1784, William Jervis, d.1813,
and Jane, d.1817; one to right and 2 to left with exposed
coffins; 2 plaques to rear wall. John Jervis, Earl St Vincent,
1735-1823, was a prominent commander and reformer in the Royal
Navy, and was created earl after commanding the British fleet
at the battle of Cape St Vincent, 1797.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London:
1974-: 268; Thorne J O ed.: Chambers Biographical Dictionary:
Edinburgh: 1974-: 1126).
Listing NGR: SJ9048833818
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