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Wood Mounment and Railings in Churchyard About 23 1/2 Metres South of East End of Nave, Church of St Ethelbert

A Grade II Listed Building in Littledean, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8196 / 51°49'10"N

Longitude: -2.477 / 2°28'37"W

OS Eastings: 367217

OS Northings: 213549

OS Grid: SO672135

Mapcode National: GBR FX.WD6F

Mapcode Global: VH86Z.0JVF

Plus Code: 9C3VRG9F+R5

Entry Name: Wood Mounment and Railings in Churchyard About 23 1/2 Metres South of East End of Nave, Church of St Ethelbert

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299174

English Heritage Legacy ID: 354167

Location: Littledean, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL14

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Littledean

Built-Up Area: Littledean

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Littledean St Ethelbert

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 61 SE LITTLEDEAN CHURCH STREET
(east side)

10/93 Wood monument and railings in
churchyard about 23.5m south of
east end of nave, Church of
St. Ethelbert

GV II

Pedestal tomb: very early C19; stone and wrought-iron. Square
in plan. Slightly-weathered top with moulded edge, carrying
square upstand, cavetto moulding and small, pyramidal top. Below
frieze with vertical leaf moulding all round: sides moulded rim,
within a slightly raised oval panel with moulded edge for
lettering: paterae in corners. Quarter-square, very attenuated
balusters, gadrooning to capital, leaf carving to stem. Railings
larger square corner posts, originally with urn tops; between bars
with finial tops; one side now missing, bottom of many bars rusted
away. Finely carved: lettering good, little weathering.
Commemorates James Wood, died 1803, other deaths recorded, mostly
Later. Forms close group with Wooley and child headstones,
(q.v.).


Listing NGR: SO6721713549

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