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Welling Monument Approximately 13 Metres North of North East Corner of Abbey Porch

A Grade II Listed Building in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9905 / 51°59'25"N

Longitude: -2.1611 / 2°9'39"W

OS Eastings: 389033

OS Northings: 232458

OS Grid: SO890324

Mapcode National: GBR 1JR.0G4

Mapcode Global: VH93T.H7CF

Entry Name: Welling Monument Approximately 13 Metres North of North East Corner of Abbey Porch

Listing Date: 25 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201171

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376580

Location: Tewkesbury, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Tewkesbury

Built-Up Area: Tewkesbury

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Tewkesbury St Mary the Virgin (Tewkesbury Abbey)

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


SO8932 ABBEY CHURCHYARD, Abbey Precincts
859-1/6/371 Welling monument approx. 13m north
of north-east corner of Abbey porch


Chest tomb. Henry WELLING d.1770, and others. Sandstone. Flat
ledger slab to moulded edges, raised panels long sides; floral
drops to inset ends with moulded frieze and base, all on
moulded base. Inscriptions also include Harriot (sic)
Kingsbury WELLING d.1794 aged 3 months and Henry WELLING
d.1794 aged 3 years. An early use of sandstone; monuments
generally in limestone until the early C19.

Listing NGR: SO8903332458

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

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