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Lewis Monument, in Churchyard About 15 Metres South of East End of Chancel, Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Ruardean, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8563 / 51°51'22"N

Longitude: -2.5512 / 2°33'4"W

OS Eastings: 362136

OS Northings: 217671

OS Grid: SO621176

Mapcode National: GBR FS.TCSB

Mapcode Global: VH86Q.QLNS

Entry Name: Lewis Monument, in Churchyard About 15 Metres South of East End of Chancel, Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299153

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354256

Location: Ruardean, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL17

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Ruardean

Built-Up Area: Ruardean

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Ruardean

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 61 NW RUARDEAN HIGH STREET
(north side)

5/175 Lewis monument, in churchyard, about
15m south of east end of chancel,
Church of St. John the Baptist

II

Pedestal tomb; John Lewis, 1845; stone. Wide moulded projection
to lid: above a stop, set back, with roll, and torus moulding
rising to central cap: moulded edge with gadrooned top edge, above
a square cyma dome covered with leaves. Vertical leaf frieze,
reeded frame to sides with square corner paterae. Moulded base.
Well-cut lettering, 'Sacred' in Gothic script, scrolls below, some
italic letters. Lettering shows signs of painting.


Listing NGR: SO6213617671

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

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