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Byrne Monument Aproximately 2 Metres North of Nave Central Buttress

A Grade II Listed Building in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9904 / 51°59'25"N

Longitude: -2.1609 / 2°9'39"W

OS Eastings: 389046

OS Northings: 232451

OS Grid: SO890324

Mapcode National: GBR 1JR.0JB

Mapcode Global: VH93T.H7GH

Plus Code: 9C3VXRRQ+5J

Entry Name: Byrne Monument Aproximately 2 Metres North of Nave Central Buttress

Listing Date: 25 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282811

English Heritage Legacy ID: 376570

Location: 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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SO8932 ABBEY CHURCHYARD, Abbey Precincts
859-1/6/369 Byrne monument approx. 2 metres
north of nave central buttress


Chest tomb. Thomas BYRNE (?) d.1690. Limestone. Thick ledger
slab to cyma-mould edges, recessed centre panel to long sides
with cartouches, lyre ends with oval panels, moulded base, all
on platform of flat headstones. The design is characteristic
of the early C18 in this area, but the earliest date
deciphered is 1690.

Listing NGR: SO8904632451

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