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Badger Monument, in Churchyard About 8 1/2 Metres North West of North Porch, Church of St Peter and St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbury-on-Severn, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8231 / 51°49'23"N

Longitude: -2.4119 / 2°24'42"W

OS Eastings: 371704

OS Northings: 213906

OS Grid: SO717139

Mapcode National: GBR FZ.WBBN

Mapcode Global: VH94G.4FRS

Plus Code: 9C3VRHFQ+66

Entry Name: Badger Monument, in Churchyard About 8 1/2 Metres North West of North Porch, Church of St Peter and St Paul

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299126

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354320

Location: Westbury-on-Severn, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Westbury-on-Severn

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Westbury-on-Severn St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


11/240 Badger monument, in churchyard
abort 8.5m north-west of north
porch, Church of St. Peter and
St. Paul


Rectangular pedestal tomb; Badger family, late C18 (probably
1781); stone. Plain lid with moulded edge: corners slightly
indented on sides. North side circle with raised, moulded edge,
leaves in corners; south side raised panel with inset segmental
top, flowers and pendants each side. Ends elongated pilasters
with fluted capital, moulded base: shaft fluted on short returns,
main face circle with raised moulded edge to west, sunk panel to
east. Inscriptions on all faces. Earliest to Thomas Badger,
died 1781 and his wife, some italic lettering, with flourishes,
shows signs of black paint. Also to William Badger, died 1793;
long s's appear in inscription to his wife, died 1832.

Listing NGR: SO7170413906

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

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